Course Evals (Blue) - Understanding the Instructor Course Evaluation Reports

Purpose:  This is intended for the instructor.  This article highlights what is shown on the report that is generated from Course Evals

Intended Audience:   This is intended for the instructor
Environment:  Blue Course Evals

Scope of Article: Understand the Instructor report and the information contained within


Course Evals - Blue - Understanding the Instructor Course Report

At the end of a course, when all course surveys have been completed a report is generated that highlights some key elements of the survey. This report is generated after grades are posted. When reports are ready, an email will be sent to users with a link on accessing their reports. Users can also navigate to the Instructor survey area in Canvas and navigate to reports.  There are different viewing options. The full version is documented below.

Accessing from Canvas

  1. Click on Course Evals - Reports menu item
  2. This will open up a window in Blue
  3. Select the appropriate User Group in Blue
    1. PSU Canvas Menu

Accessing from Blue

  1. Using your USNH credentials, Log into Blue here:
  2. Select the appropriate User Group in Blue
  3. Scroll or use the search to find the semester in question
  4. Click on the Report to open

PSU Report listing


The Report

  • Information at the top of report includes course number, course name and Instructor.
  • The number of respondents represents how many people completed the survey
  • Invited is the number of recipients that were invited to complete the survey
  • Response Ratio is the percentage of people that completed the survey

PSU Individual Report header

The report also includes the following information with rating and any open ended feedback:

  • Core Instructor Questions
  • Instructor Provided Timely Feedback
  • The instructor encouraged student participation

  • The instructor provided constructive feedback



NOTE: In the event that there is more than one instructor being evaluated for a course the response rate will show the same for all the instructors. 

All the questions are listed on the form and divided into sections on the report. These questions include core evaluation questions depending on type of course as well as questions that may have been added on a department specific basis.

If additional comments were added by students they will show up under the comments section and will also be categorized appropriately.

NOTE: In the event that no additional comments were provided then this section will not appear.

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Article ID: 4441
Fri 6/24/22 11:37 AM
Thu 7/7/22 12:11 PM
Applicable Institution(s):
Plymouth State University (PSU)