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Diverse Learning Environments Survey

Registration Now Open for 2015-2016

The DLE is a web-based survey administered annually to students at both 2- and 4-year institutions who have had the opportunity to experience the campus climate.

Understanding the connections between campus climate, institutional practices, and student learning outcomes provides you with the information you need to foster change.

With insight from the DLE Survey, you’ll be one step closer to creating the campus climate necessary for student success.


Our newest infographic with results from the 2015 Diverse Learning Environments (DLE) survey and Your First College Year (YFCY) survey are now available for download. Customizable versions are also available for download so you can use them to compare your institution's results.

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    2015 DLE
    YFCY15 Infographic
    2015 YFCY

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Findings from the 2015 Administration of the Diverse Learning Environments (DLE) Survey

This year, 2015, marked the survey’s fifth administration. The survey collected data from 19,580 student respondents attending 26 colleges and universities across the United States. In this research brief, we discuss students’ experiences with witnessing discrimination on campus, analyze how students contest discrimination, and suggest practices that may lower instances of discrimination on campuses.

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