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DSA, in conjunction with other Vanderbilt offices, administers a variety of surveys to the Vanderbilt community. This page provides an overview of recently conducted major surveys.

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SurveyRecipientsTime of YearAnnual? 
Admitted Student Questionnaire (ASQ)All admitted first-year studentsApril-JulyYes
First Year Survey All undergraduate first-year studentsAugustBiennial
CommonVU EvaluationAll undergraduate first-year studentsSeptemberYes
Healthy Minds SurveyAll undergraduate, graduate, and professional studentsOctoberNo
VUIT SurveyA sample of undergraduate, graduate, and professional studentsOctober-NovemberNo
Fall BenchmarkAll undergraduate first-year studentsNovemberYes
Vanderbilt VisionsFaculty and student VUceptorsNovemberYes
Quality of Life Survey (QLS)All undergraduate studentsDecember-JanuaryYes
Alcohol and Other Drug SurveyA sample of undergraduate studentsFebruaryNo
Student Campus Climate Survey on Sexual Assault and MisconductAll undergraduate, graduate, and professional studentsFebruaryNo
VUPD SurveyAll undergraduate, graduate, and professional studentsAprilNo
School of Engineering Survey of Future Plans May School of Engineering graduatesApril-MayYes
Graduating Student SurveyAll graduating undergraduatesApril-JuneYes
First Destination Survey (NACE)All graduating undergraduatesSeptember-OctoberYes
PhD Engagement SurveyAll enrolled PhD students in their 3rd program year of attendanceMarch-May Yes
PhD Exit SurveyAll graduating PhD studentsOngoingYes
COFHE Enrolled Student Survey All enrolled first-year, sophomores, and juniorsFebruary-MarchEvery four years
COFHE Parent Survey Parents of enrolled undergraduates February-MarchEvery four years
COFHE Alumni Survey Bachelor recipients, and alumni 5 and 10 years post-bachelors February-MarchEvery four years
COFHE Senior Survey May graduation candidates AprilEvery four years