- Only one survey completion per IP address was permitted. Anyone could take the survey, there was no password required, and there was no information required beyond the option to self-identify.
- The three statements were selected because they had been left off the 2015 Penn State Alumni Association annual survey.
- The statements and rating scale are in the exact form they were presented in previous Alumni Association annual surveys.
A total of 486 surveys were completed.
Scale: Please indicate the extent to which you agree or disagree with the following statements ‐ use a 0‐10 scale where 0 means completely disagree and 10 means completely agree.
Statement 1: Penn State is committed to openness and transparency.
Statement 2: Penn State should publicly recognize Joe Paterno for his service to Penn State.
Statement 3: Penn State has made progress in implementing nearly all the recommendations in the Freeh Report.