Welcome to the CMU Peer-Advisor Program

Please fill out the survey below. The information you give us will be used to match you with freshmen that will become part of your advising group. Please answer all the questions to the best of your knowledge. If you have any problems or questions, please email cmuap@cmu.edu

First Name     Last Name
Your Andrew userid: @andrew.cmu.edu
1. Do you use AIM? Yes   No
2. What is your gender? Male   Female
3. What is your race or ethnic background? White/Caucasian
Asian/Pacific Islander
Hispanic/Mexican American
4. What is your current major?
5. This fall you will be a Sophomore
5th-year Scholar
7. Do you have a boyfriend or girlfriend? Yes   No
8. Where do you live during the school year? On campus
Off-campus renting
Off-campus with family

9. How many desktop computers do you have in your dorm room or apartment?

0 1 2 3 4 5+

10. Do you own a laptop?

Yes   No
11. Are any of your computers connected to the Internet
(not counting wireless)?
Yes   No
If yes, what is the fastest connection
in your dorm room or apartment?
Telephone line
Cable service line
High speed line (ISDN or DSL)

12. Which email application do you use to read your email?

Outlook/Outlook Express

13. Do you own a cellphone?

Yes   No

14. How much do you agree with the following statements about yourself?
Please mark your response.

Strongly disagree Moderately disagree Neutral Moderately agree Strongly agree
a. I watch TV very frequently
b. I use a personal computer very frequently
c. I use the World Wide Web very frequently
d. I use email very frequently
e. I use instant messaging (e.g., ICQ, AOL Instant Messenger) very frequently
f. I play computer games very frequently
g. I spend a lot of time participating in school or community activities
h. I spend a lot of time with friends
i. I belong to many organizations
j. I spend a lot of time working alone
k. I spend a lot of time by myself

15. What other activities are involved with in college? Please select all that apply.

  1. Yearbook/Publications
  2. Student government
  3. Sports/Athletics
  4. Art/Art appreciation
  5. Music/Instrument/Voice/Theatre
  6. Science/Engineering projects
  7. Academic teams/competitions
  8. Political groups
  9. Model UN, Model Congress
  10. Games and hobby groups
  11. Religious groups
  12. Volunteer groups
16. How frequently do you use the following technologies for communication?
Never Every few months Every few weeks 1-2 days a week 3-5 days a week About once a day Several times a day
a. Landline phone
b. Cellular phone
c. E-mail
d. Instant messaging
Please list your class schedule for the upcoming semester (include classes and times)