Professor Lorraine Gutierrez from The University of Michigan, School of Social Work and second year MSW students Cassandra Muro, Reyna Asadizoudegani and Esther Ayers invite you to participate in a survey. The purpose of the survey is to gather feedback from Latin@ student at U of M. The study will gather information pertaining to your experiences as a minority student, as well as to gather data concerning any needs you may have that will influence your decision to continue your studies at U of M.

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While there may not receive any direct benefit for the participant, we hope that this study will contribute to the improvement of University Services for current and future Latin@ students, as well as aid in the development of resources that increase Latin@ student enrollment and graduation rates. There are no anticipated risks in filling out this survey. Your input is valuable in this process. The questionnaire is voluntary and the data collected is strictly confidential as the survey software keeps your identifying information separate from the answers you provide. 

This survey was exempted from the Institutional Review Board (IRB), as it is an anonymous survey that concerns non-sensitive topics. You have the option to not answer a particular question by selecting “Next” at the bottom of the survey page, or to stop the survey at any time by exiting the browser. If you agree to be part of the research study, you will be asked to complete the computer survey. We expect this survey to take approximately 30 minutes to complete. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Researchers Cassandra Muro at, Reyna Asadizoudegani at, or Esther Ayers at You may also contact advising professor, Dr. Lorraine Gutierrez, by email at