Customize your Course Evaluations: Writing Meaningful Questions (Webinar)


You may not be aware that instructors can add up to three questions to their Mercury end-of-course evaluation questionnaires. Attend this webinar to learn how to design questions that will allow you to obtain meaningful student feedback.

Learning Outcomes:

By the end of this webinar, you will be able to:

  • Distinguish between well- and poorly-written course evaluation questions;
  • Write questions that follow sound design principles;
  • Select appropriate questions from the recommended pool.


  • Justin Fletcher, Mercury Administrator
  • Carolyn Samuel, PhD, Academic Associate



McGill University is on land which has long served as a site of meeting and exchange amongst Indigenous peoples, including the Haudenosaunee and Anishinabeg nations. We acknowledge and thank the diverse Indigenous people whose footsteps have marked this territory on which peoples of the world now gather.

L'Université McGill est sur un emplacement qui a longtemps servi de lieu de rencontre et d'échange entre les peuples autochtones, y compris les nations Haudenosaunee et Anishinabeg. Nous reconnaissons et remercions les divers peuples autochtones dont les pas ont marqué ce territoire sur lequel les peuples du monde entier se réunissent maintenant.