News & Research
Introducing the My Election College Student Voting Project
October 22nd, 2020
The My Election College Student Voting Project follows the diverse voices of college students in the week leading up to Election Day, as well as their reactions to the election results.
Three-Quarters of College Students are Open to Micro-Internships
October 15th, 2020
Students know it’s important to gain work experience during college, but interning is harder than ever. A majority of students are open to micro-internships that consist of short-term projects that can typically be done remotely.
9 in 10 College Students Worry About Coronavirus’ Economic Impact
October 8th, 2020
College students’ concerns about the pandemic’s economic impact remain sky high as the United States’ coronavirus outbreak shows no signs of slowing down.
Perceived Value of Education Shapes College Decision Satisfaction
October 6th, 2020
Students who believe they are getting a good value for their education would choose their same college if they could make their decision again. In contrast, students who don’t believe that they are getting value from their education would choose another college.
Work-Life Balance is Very Important to Today’s College Students
October 1st, 2020
Today’s college students believe work-life balance is very important when thinking about their careers after graduation.
Campus Free Speech Climate
September 29th, 2020
A new survey we released in partnership with The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) and RealClearEducation offers insights on the experience of being a student on a particular campus, and what it’s like to engage (or not) in the free exchange of ideas on that campus.
6 in 10 College Students Feel Uncomfortable Flying
September 24th, 2020
Six months into the COVID-19 pandemic that grounded planes across the globe, most college students are still wary of flying. But students’ views on traveling in the midst of a pandemic differ considerably by gender and geography.
College Students Think Remote Work is Here to Stay
September 24th, 2020
Many Americans’ jobs became remote virtually overnight, and today’s college students don’t expect the corporate world to fully return to the way it was before COVID-19. Students largely see the future of work as a mix of remote and in-person work after they graduate.
Why One-Quarter of College Students aren’t Interested in Virtual Recruiting Events
September 17th, 2020
Many college students have transitioned to online classes this year, but virtual career fairs and other recruiting events can still feel awkward and unfamiliar.
9 in 10 College Students Say Personal Values Guide Where They Shop
September 10th, 2020
College students value their personal and political beliefs, but how likely are they to vote with their dollar?
Male College Students are More Likely to Believe President Trump will be Reelected in November
September 4th, 2020
In the most recent round of survey results released on September 3, the Chegg/College Pulse Student Election Tracker shows that 48% of males believe Donald Trump will be reelected in November.