The office of Institutional Research regularly conducts surveys of students, alumni, and faculty. You can get access many of our surveys through this site. In addition, we periodically administer surveys requested by campus clients on special topics ranging from student orientation to faculty tenure review.


  • Fall
    • Student Social Climate Survey (every 4 years)
    • Student Sexual Misconduct Survey (every 4 years)
  • Spring
    • Admitted Students Survey (annual)
    • Seniors' Future Plans Survey (annual)
    • Senior Survey (every 4 years)

On- and Off-Campus Survey Resources: Includes information about and links for IR survey services for CU Boulder campus; other campus survey resources; external survey options; and other general, survey-related information.

Survey FAQs: Includes information about confidentiality/anonymity, drawings for cash awards, why people are chosen to take part in a survey, what we learn from a given survey, and who uses our survey data.

Paper Copies of Surveys Available

List of all survey projects, carried out by CU Boulder/ODA from the early seventies through the early 2000's. Materials associated with those projects are stored in the ODA library and recorded in the Procite database. Please contact us for more information about the earlier projects.