Surveys and Assessments


UNC Survey and Assessment Reports

The Office of Assessment periodically conducts institutional surveys and assessments to support planning and decision making.  Information about recent results is available below.

CIRP Freshman Survey

UNC participates in the Cooperative Institutional Research Program’s Freshman Survey every three years.  The survey is given to entering first-year students during New Student Orientation the summer prior to their first semester at UNC. 

Results from the most recent survey are available here:

2012 CIRP Freshman Survey:

CIRP College Senior Survey

Each year, UNC administers the Cooperative Institutional Research Program’s College Senior Survey to all graduating seniors. 

Results from the two most recent surveys are available here:

2013 CIRP College Senior Survey

2012 CIRP College Senior Survey

HERI Faculty Survey

Since 1989, UCLA’s HERI has conducted a triennial survey of the nation’s college and university faculty.  UNC has participated in the survey since 2007. 

Results from the most recent survey are available here:

UNC Alumni Survey

UNC surveys recent graduates each year to obtain information about career and graduate education placement. 

Results from the two most recent alumni surveys are available here:


Assessment Survey Calendar

Below is a listing of the various surveys conducted, supported, or approved by the UNC Office of University Assessment over the past year. To conduct a survey through the Office of University Assessment, please see the UNC Survey Guidelines, or contact Jr McGrath via email, or at (970) 351-4022.

February 2014

  • 2013-2014 HERI Faculty Survey
  • Student User Assessment of UNC Campus Recreation
  • Millennials, Parenting Styles and Well-Being Survey

March 2014

  • 2013-2014 CIRP College Senior Survey
  • Nontraditional Student Assessment

April 2014

  • UNC Special Education Follow-Up Survey
  • UNC employee/student attitudes toward hydraulic fracturing and related workplace inquiry and activism

May 2014

  • Student Housing Preferences Survey
  • Teacher Licensure NTP Graduate Survey

June 2014

  • 2012-2013 UNC Alumni Survey

July 2013

  • 2011-2012 UNC Alumni Survey

October 2013

  • 2013 Greeley Resident Survey

November 2013

  • The National Association of College& University Food Services Survey
  • EBI Benchmarking Survey
  • University 101 Self Perception and Student Success Survey