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Student Use of Technology Study

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All UTRGV undergraduate students are invited to participate in a student technology survey. This is your chance to tell us about the technology services at UTRGV.

Complete the survey for a chance to win a $50 or $100 Amazon gift card!

Your participation in this survey is completely voluntary and the survey is anonymous. We estimate it will take about 30 minutes to complete the survey. You will be given an opportunity to provide your email address, which will be separated from your survey responses, in order to be entered into a drawing to win either a $50 or $100 Amazon gift card. We encourage you to participate.

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The survey is open until April 20, 2018.

We want to improve your student experience with information technology in higher education. The survey results will assist us to better serve you by planning for your technology needs at UTRGV.

Did You Know?

According to the 2017 student responses:

  • Laptops are king, smartphones are queen, and tablets are on the way out.
  • Students are overwhelmingly pleased with the student success tools available to them.
  • When it comes to meeting technological support needs, students' default modality is DIY.

For more information, view the 2017 Student Technology Study Infographic or download the 2017 ECAR Study of Undergraduate Students and Information Technology Report

If you have any questions or problems, please contact ecarsurvey@educause.edu.

Thank you for your participation and good luck!

PLEASE NOTE: This study has been reviewed and approved by the Institutional Review Board for Human Subjects Protection (IRB). If you have any questions about your rights as a participant, or if you feel that your rights as a participant were not adequately met by the researcher, please contact the IRB at (956) 665-2889 or irb@utrgv.edu.