Housing and Dining Preferences Survey
B. Theme Housing Preferences
  First-Year Soph. Junior Senior Ada ALL
3. Level of interest in1            
Class year 1.57 1.53 1.69 1.99 1.59 1.68
Language-based 1.81 1.91 1.87 2.09 1.68 1.91
Academic/intellectual 1.81 1.84 1.86 1.67 1.99 1.80
Course-related 1.30 1.20 1.18 1.18 1.42 1.23
Community service 1.60 1.59 1.59 1.57 1.65 1.59
Leadership skills 1.48 1.47 1.51 1.42 1.54 1.47
Wellness, recreation, fitness 1.83 1.78 1.81 1.76 1.76 1.79
Substance-free 2.31 2.05 1.88 1.90 2.03 2.05
Specialized diet 1.83 1.80 2.03 1.98 1.68 1.88
Other 1.60 2.10 1.98 1.96 1.83 1.91
             
4. Would choose2            
Class year 3.6% 2.8% 6.1% 8.0% 6.2% 5.0%
Language-based 5.9% 7.9% 7.2% 9.0% 6.2% 7.4%
Academic/intellectual 7.1% 4.3% 8.6% 3.2% 14.4% 6.0%
Course-related 0.7% 0.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Community service 0.7% 1.0% 1.1% 1.5% 0.0% 1.0%
Leadership skills 0.7% 0.8% 0.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.5%
Wellness, recreation, fitness 5.0% 4.9% 1.8% 4.4% 3.1% 4.2%
Substance-free 10.3% 7.1% 2.2% 4.4% 4.1% 6.3%
Specialized diet 4.1% 4.5% 6.5% 6.3% 4.1% 5.1%
Other 2.3% 3.3% 5.8% 4.4% 9.3% 4.0%
Would not choose theme housing 59.7% 63.3% 60.4% 58.8% 52.6% 60.2%
1 Data shown are means. Actual responses ranged from 1 (not at all likely to request) to 5 (highly likely
to request).
2 Data shown are response frequencies.
Sources: Housing and Dining Preferences Survey, Fall 2002; Office of Institutional Research.