Overall Rating Gold - expired
Overall Score 65.89
Liaison Marian Brown
Submission Date Dec. 13, 2017
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STARS v2.1

Wells College
PA-12: Assessing Employee Satisfaction

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 0.65 / 1.00 Marian Brown
Center for Sustainability and the Environment
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Has the institution conducted a survey or other evaluation that allows for anonymous feedback to measure employee satisfaction and engagement during the previous three years?:

Percentage of employees (staff and faculty) assessed, directly or by representative sample (0-100):

A brief description of the institution’s methodology for evaluating employee satisfaction and engagement:

The Staff Forum and the HR department sent out to all campus staff a Campus Climate Survey instrument, soliciting input in response to two open-ended questions:
1) What makes you feel good about being a member of the Wells community?
2) What are specific ways Wells' campus climate could be improved? (Please provide constructive feedback. Specific programming suggestions are welcomed).

A brief description of the mechanism(s) by which the institution addresses issues raised by the evaluation (including examples from the previous three years):

Responses from the Campus Climate Survey were evaluated by senior staff and the HR department, as well as by Staff Forum. Staff Forum organized "fun" events like the annual Aurora2Aurora fitness challenge, the holiday party, and the annual employee picnic/golf outing to increase employee cohesion and raise morale.

The website URL where information about the programs or initiatives is available:

Additional documentation to support the submission:
Data source(s) and notes about the submission:

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