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Office of Institutional Effectiveness and Planning - George Mason University


FAQs for Students

As a member of the Mason community, you are strongly encouraged to participate in student evaluations of teaching. Your feedback on courses you take is critical to instructors and administrators as they consider ways to improve your class experiences.



How do I know when evaluations are open?
How do I access the evaluations?
I have more than one instructor in a course. Can I evaluate them individually?
Are my responses confidential?
I had multiple evaluations to complete and mistakenly evaluated one course when I thought it was another one. Can I redo the evaluation?
I made a mistake when I filled out the survey. Can you reopen/reset the evaluation?
I forgot to fill out my evaluation before the deadline and I want to provide feedback about the instructor/course. Can you reopen the evaluation?
I am not able to submit my evaluation, it is only allowing me to save it.
Why are evaluations closed before the final exam period?
When do instructors get the results?
Does anyone other than my instructor look at the evaluations?
Why are emails about Blue and SETs showing up in the ‘Other’ tab of my Outlook inbox?