Honors College Theses

Publication Date



Child and Family Development (B.S.)

Document Type and Release Option

Thesis (open access)

Faculty Mentor

Dr. Alice Hall


This research study discusses how students 'participation in one or more university campus organizations can impact grades and course success. Fliers were distributed across campus with a survey QR code to get a representative sample of students. Results were analyzed by types of organizations. types of responses to open ended questions, gender, course hours, and the amount of responses received. Results were similar to prior research which indicated an overall positive impact on grades and course success. These results can be used for further research when looking for similar studies at different universities and colleges.