Resilience: Characteristics that enable persistence despite adversity and positive coping with stress.
Example: I am not easily discouraged by failure.
If you are interested in learning and building skills to increase your resiliency, consider registering for ResilientNU.
Responses are given on a 1-5 point scale with the mean score for individual questions among all NU Undergrads indicated by the circled number. Demographic mean scores combine all six questions for an overall resiliency mean score.
- Middle Eastern/Northern African students report the highest mean score (3.78) followed closely by Athletes (3.72)
- The lowest mean resiliency score (3.31) is among Transgender/Genderqueer/Non-binary students.
Data Source: Multi-Institutional Study of Leadership February 2021, n=2108