Housing and Dining Preferences Survey
C. Dining Preferences
  First-Year Soph. Junior Senior Ada ALL
5. Level of interest in1            
Dining room, my house 4.58 4.44 4.36 4.17 3.22 4.34
Dining room, any house 3.35 3.42 3.26 3.28 3.19 3.33
Dining room longer hours 3.55 3.54 3.57 3.57 3.40 3.55
Specialized dining room 2.22 2.34 2.44 2.50 2.32 2.36
Co-op cooking and dining 2.02 2.28 2.57 2.55 1.94 2.31
Cook my own meals 1.86 2.50 2.86 3.00 3.11 2.55
Eat off campus 1.83 2.14 2.45 2.67 2.53 2.26
Other 1.32 2.19 1.82 2.10 2.05 1.87
             
6. Would choose2            
Dining room, my house 62.8% 50.9% 49.1% 45.8% 17.3% 50.5%
Dining room, any house 11.4% 13.2% 11.4% 6.9% 17.3% 11.2%
Dining room longer hours 13.7% 12.8% 9.6% 10.8% 20.4% 12.5%
Specialized dining room 4.1% 3.9% 6.0% 3.7% 8.2% 4.5%
Co-op cooking and dining 3.0% 3.7% 5.0% 6.4% 1.0% 4.2%
Cook my own meals 3.2% 8.9% 13.9% 19.6% 19.4% 11.4%
Eat off campus 0.7% 2.4% 2.8% 4.2% 10.2% 2.9%
Other 1.1% 4.1% 2.1% 2.7% 6.1% 2.8%
           
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.