Survey Administration Dates

CIRP Freshman Survey2020 Registration Opens March 2020
Administration March 2020 - October 2020
Your First College Year Survey2020 Registration Opens November 2019
Administration March 2020 - June 2020
Diverse Learning Environments Survey2021 Registration Opens October 2020
Administration October 2020 - April 2021
College Senior Survey 2020 Registration Opens November 2019
Administration November 2019 - June 2020
HERI Faculty Survey2019-2020 Registration Opens Summer 2019
Administration September 2019 - November 25, 2020 (Updated)
HERI Staff Climate Survey2021 Registration Opens October 2020
Administration October 2020 - April 2021


CIRP Freshman Survey

The CIRP Freshman Survey is designed for administration to incoming first-year students before they start classes at your institution. The instrument collects extensive information that allows for a snapshot of what your incoming students are like before they experience college. Read More…




Your First College Year Survey

Established in 2000. The YFCY Survey is the first national survey designed specifically to assess the academic and personal development of students over the first year of college. Read More…




Diverse Learning Environments Survey

DLE Survey captures student perceptions regarding the institutional and campus climate and student learning outcomes. Diverse student populations are at the center of the survey, and the instrument is based on studies of diverse student bodies and the complexity of issues that range from student mobility to intergroup relations. Read More…




College Senior Survey

CS Survey connects academic, civic, and diversity outcomes to measure the impact of college. Although the CSS can be used as a stand-alone instrument, it can also be used in conjunction with the CIRP Freshman Survey (TFS), the Diverse Learning Environments Survey (DLE), or the Your First College Year Survey (YFCY). Read More…




HERI Faculty Survey

Your faculty are essential to the main educational mission at your institution. Given their importance, it is vital to monitor aspects of their experience. The HERI Faculty Survey provides institutions with a comprehensive, research-based picture of key aspects of the faculty experience. Read More…



HERI Staff Climate Survey

The Staff Climate Survey (SCS) is designed to assess the campus climate for diversity from the staff/administrator perspective. By capturing staff members’ perceptions of diversity and campus climate issues, you can better understand their needs and what your campus can do to improve the experiences of employees at your institution. Read More…