Entering Characteristics (CIRP)

CIRP Freshman Survey

The CIRP Freshman Survey is administered to incoming first-year students before classes start and covers a wide range of student characteristics, including financial aid, secondary school achievement and activities, educational and career plans, and values, attitudes, beliefs, and self-concepts.

Please see below for the most recent CIRP survey reports:

CIRP 2016 First Year Infographic

CIRP 2017 First Year Infographic 

CIRP 2017 UMass Amherst Profile Report


For more information on the survey, visit the CIRP website.