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Commissioned Surveys

The Office of Strategic Planning and Institutional Effectiveness administers surveys for various offices and departments throughout the University. Surveys can be administered via paper or on-line to select groups or specific populations. The following list shows a sample of the types of surveys our office administers:

University-wide Surveys
Systematic Survey Cycle (SSC)

  • Community Climate Survey
  • Surveys for Middle States Accreditation
  • New Student Survey
  • Survey of Graduating Seniors
  • National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE)
  • Your First College Year (YFCY)
  • Parent Survey
  • Baccalaureate Alumni Survey

Commissioned Surveys for Colleges, Academic Departments, Administrative Office/Departments

Academic Surveys
(Commissioned Surveys)
Co-Curricular Surveys
(Commissioned Surveys)
VPAA Assessment/Dean Assessment Surveys Campus Ministry Evaluation of Programs & Activities (annual)
HERI Faculty Survey Survey of Student Athletes (periodic)
Survey of First Year Advising Villanova Magazine Readership Survey
LA&S Office of Graduate Studies Surveys (annual):
  • Survey of Enrolling/Non-Enrolling Students
  • Survey of Academic Experiences
  • Service Satisfaction Survey
  • Exit Survey
Service Satisfaction Surveys:
  • Graphic Services
  • Young Leaders Survey
  • Public Safety
  • Office of Legal Council
VSB Surveys (annual/alternating version):
  • Survey of Academic Experiences
  • Service Satisfaction Survey

New Student Orientation Evaluation (annual)

Resident Staff Assessment (annual

Engineering Alumni Surveys
(Chemical, Civil & Environmental,
Electrical & Computer, Mechanical)

One Book Villanova Survey

St. Thomas of Villanova Day of Service Evaluation

Enrollment Management/Admission Surveys:
  • Assessment of Open Houses (annual)
  • Guidance Counselor Survey
Alumni Reunion Weekend Evaluation
Falvey Service Satisfaction Surveys

Facilities Satisfaction Survey (annual)

- Residence Staff

- Faculty, Staff & Administrators

If you have any questions, please contact Kathleen Nazar, Director, Survey Research and Evaluation