The Office of Institutional Research and Decision Support (IRDS) leads efforts for designing, collecting, and analyzing survey research related to key university stakeholders including students, faculty, and staff. Data collected via survey research is used to inform planning, policy, and reporting obligations.

University Survey Calendar

Consult the schedule below to view the current list of surveys administered to members of the Emory University community.

Please email our office at to suggest additions to this list, which features survey projects conducted to inform policy, planning discussions on campus and reporting obligations.

Survey TitleFall SemesterSpring SemesterSummer
Beginning College Survey of Student EngagementX
Campus DiningX
EDuventures: Admitted StudentsX
EDuventures: Prospective StudentsX
Emory College: Department Senior ExitX
Emory College: FYE Pre-arrivalX
Emory College: National College Health AssessmentX
Emory College: New Student OrientationX
Emory College: Senior ExitXXX
Emory Undergraduate Project: Student ExperienceX
Graduate School: Admissions SurveyX
Graduate School: CGS Career PathwaysX
Graduate School: MA and PhD ExitXXX
Interfraternity Council RecruitmentX
National Survey of Student EngagementX
Oxford College: National College Health AssessmentX
Oxford College: Sophomore ExitXX
Oxford College: Supplemental InstructionX
Panhellenic RecruitmentX
School of Business: BBA and MBA StudentsX
School of Business: Entering StudentsX
School of Law: Student EngagementX
School of Nursing: MSN, DNP, and BSN EmploymentXXX
School of Nursing: Student ExperienceXXX
School of Public Health: Summer Field ExperienceX
School of Theology: Entering StudentsX
School of Theology: Graduating StudentsX
SkyFactor Residence Life AssessmentX
Undergraduate Students and their Educational Experience during COVID-19X
Welcome Week FeedbackX

Survey TitleFall SemesterSpring SemesterSummer
Emory LibrariesX
Emory Police Climate SurveyX
School of Theology and Theology Library ITX
Sustainability LiteracyX

Survey TitleFall SemesterSpring SemesterSummer
COACHE Faculty Retention & Exit SurveyX
College Student Behavioral HealthX

Survey TitleFall SemesterSpring SemesterSummer
Graduate School: CGS Career Pathways AlumniX

IRDS Survey Guidelines

IRDS has implemented the following guidelines in order to appropriately manage the number of surveys members of the Emory community are asked to participate in each academic year, maximize response rates, and ensure survey projects are consistent with Emory's mission and priorities.

If you are considering running a survey, please review our Survey Guidelines and templates below.