Building Connections

General Coping: Sociability

Definition: Sociability

Measures the student’s general inclination to join in social activities.

The relationship between sociability and academic outcomes can be complex:

  • High sociability can be a positive force for a person with strong study habits.
  • High sociability can be negative force for a person with poor study skills.

Sample item from CSI: "I greatly enjoy getting together with a crowd of people and having fun."