· Your Department Friendliness F D- D D+ C- C C+ B- B B+ A- A A+ People in department are friendly, warm, and approachable. Competitiveness F D- D D+ C- C C+ B- B B+ A- A A+ Everyone in your field works together for common understanding and progress; grades are secondary -- not cut-throat for every last point. Faculty Accessibility F D- D D+ C- C C+ B- B B+ A- A A+ Teaching faculty is available & helpful -- not absorbed into personal research, or avoidant. Creativity F D- D D+ C- C C+ B- B B+ A- A A+ Your department environment fosters creativity and innovation. Busywork F D- D D+ C- C C+ B- B B+ A- A A+ The school work you do provides applicable experience & education -- not simply busywork. Scholastic Success F D- D D+ C- C C+ B- B B+ A- A A+ Scholastic success (exams, homework, projects, etc.) is dependent upon understanding -- not 'random' or dependent upon being able to 'work the system'. Quality of Program (Major) F D- D D+ C- C C+ B- B B+ A- A A+ Your major & education at this University has been worth your time and money. · The University Perceived Campus Safety F D- D D+ C- C C+ B- B B+ A- A A+ You feel safe both day and night. University Resource Use F D- D D+ C- C C+ B- B B+ A- A A+ University resources provide opportunities for students, through facilities and programs, to learn and grow -- instead of being spent on 'proUniversity' propaganda. Campus Aesthetics F D- D D+ C- C C+ B- B B+ A- A A+ This University is beautifully planned with abounding trees and flowers -- not haphazardly placed concrete. Campus Maintenance F D- D D+ C- C C+ B- B B+ A- A A+ Windows are fixed, bathrooms kept in order, lights replaced -- nothing is in a 'falling apart' condition. · Social / Interactive Individual Value F D- D D+ C- C C+ B- B B+ A- A A+ This University treats you as a person, not just as a number in the factory. Social Life F D- D D+ C- C C+ B- B B+ A- A A+ There is a great social life and atmosphere, fun things to do every day & night. Extracurricular Activities F D- D D+ C- C C+ B- B B+ A- A A+ Extracurriculars (sports, clubs, student groups, etc ) are easy to get involved with -- not exclusive or of low quality. Surrounding City F D- D D+ C- C C+ B- B B+ A- A A+ There are many things to do in your city -- not a small, isolated campus with no day or night life.