Ohio University

Surveys: Qualtrics

Qualtrics Research Suite is an easy to use, powerful tool for creating online surveys. It supports a wide range of approaches, from simple questionnaires and event signup lists to sophisticated social science research instruments with extensive scripting, randomization and interactive question presentation.



  • Extensive library of pre-formatted questions
  • Mobile-friendly survey formats
  • Multiple electronic distribution methods
    • If you need to create a paper-based survey, we recommend using Class Climate.
  • Easy collaboration when creating a survey or sharing data

Best Uses

  • Research instruments
  • Opinion polls
  • Event sign-ups


  • Students, faculty, staff, and emeriti.

Terms of Use

  • Use of Qualtrics is restricted to the university's central missions of education, research and public service. Commercial use of Qualtrics is not allowed under our site license.
  • In accordance with federal regulations and Ohio University policy, all research involving human subjects must be reviewed and approved by an Institutional Review Board prior to any research intervention with a participant. To learn more, visit the IRB - Human Subjects website.

How to Request

  • No request needed. Qualtrics is enabled by default for all eligible users.