The purpose of this study was to examine the reasons that people attend and continue to attend Lindenwood University. We examined 129 surveys completed by current Lindenwood University students. The survey asked a variety of questions, including demographic data, resident/commuter status, and what the student likes/dislikes about Lindenwood. There were two hypotheses for this study. Our first hypothesis was that commuter students would attend class more often than resident students. Our second hypothesis was that scholarships/funding was the top reason that students chose to come to Lindenwood. While our second hypothesis did yield statistical significance, our first one did not. Implications of these findings are discussed.
Hawkins, Sara and Schmidt, Amanda
"Why Do You Come to LU?,"
Undergraduate Psychology Research Methods Journal: Vol. 1:
6, Article 8.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.lindenwood.edu/psych_journals/vol1/iss6/8
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