Other Surveys

Campus Climate Surveys

Fall 2021 census survey of undergraduates, graduate students, staff, and faculty. Conducted to measure community members’ personal experiences and observations related to issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion on campus.

Fall 2016 census survey of undergraduates, graduate students, staff, and faculty. Conducted to establish a baseline measure of community members’ personal experiences and observations related to issues of diversity, equity, and inclusion on campus.

For more information, please see our Institutional Climate page.

COVID Disruption Surveys

In 2020 and 2021, OAPA conducted several surveys to inform university practices and procedures during the COVID-19 pandemic. OAPA conducted two surveys of undergraduates about remote learning, surveys of faculty and staff about remote work, two surveys of international students (for the International Programs Office), and two surveys for UMass Dining.

Sustainability Survey

Fall 2019 Sustainability Survey conducted to gather information to support the University’s academic, research, and campus initiatives that promote sustainable living practices in a collaborative environment. Representatives from the School of Earth and Sustainability and University Relations collaborated with OAPA to develop the survey in house after reviewing several surveys conducted by other institutions. For more information, please see the Institutional Climate page.

Alumni Survey

Periodic survey of recent alumni about the quality of their UMass Amherst experiences and their current employment, educational, and volunteer activities (2013, 2017). For more information, please see the Post-Graduation Outcomes page. 

Academic Honesty Survey of Faculty

Fall 2014 census survey of faculty about faculty concerns about academic dishonesty, experiences with academic dishonesty in their courses, and familiarity and experiences with the university’s policy and procedures related to academic dishonesty.