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Creating a Survey FAQ

How can I start working with Institutional Research to prepare the survey?

Contact Christi Hardy who will assist you with your survey.

Can Institutional Research help me formulate questions?

The department can help you write your questions.

Should I use an online or hard copy surveys?

The reasons for using an online survey include:

  • You have access to the email addresses of the people you will be surveying.
  • The people you are surveying will not be together for you to administer a hard copy survey
The reasons for using a hard copy survey include:
  • The people you are surveying will be together for you to administer a hard copy survey
  • You do not have the email addresses for the people being surveyed.

After my survey is placed on the survey software, can I change it?

Yes, although the Institutional Research staff appreciates your doing as much editing as possible before forwarding the document for placement on the software.

How do I have my survey put on the survey software?

Send the survey as a Word document to your assigned staff member or Christi Hardy.