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Receive detailed, actionable data on student success, using the latest advances in survey research and computing.


Pinpoint where college students experience obstacles and identify campus offices that excel in helping students succeed.

CHALLENGES TO SUCCESS

Contains more than 80 specific challenges that college students face.

STUDENT-OFFICE INTERACTIONS

Asks about access to offices, staff concern for students, and office effectiveness.

STUDENT VIEWS OF THE COLLEGE

Assesses college support of student goals and whether the college is a good value.

COLLEGE-SPECIFIC QUESTIONS

Allows colleges to add their own questions to the survey.

OPTIMIZED FOR CELLPHONE USE

Most college students answer web surveys using cellphones, not computers.

TAKES LESS THAN 10 MINUTES

Unique question branching allows students to move quickly through more than 100 questions.

CUSTOMIZED FOR EACH COLLEGE

Uses college-provided office names so students recognize specific offices on their campus.

NO QUESTION ORDER EFFECTS

Avoids order effects by randomly sorting questions and responses.


Join the 2017 Pilot Study

We are seeking college partners to participate in the RISC Survey pilot study. The survey will be administered at no cost for a small group of colleges selected for the pilot study. Applications for the pilot study are due by July 17, 2017; the survey will be administered in October and November 2017.

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