Center for Survey Research

Penn State Harrisburg, Center for Survey Research

The Penn State Poll: An Omnibus Poll of Pennsylvania


The Penn State Poll is fielded twice per year: once in the spring and once in the fall.  See below for details about the spring 2018 Poll schedule.


Spring 2018 Penn State Poll Schedule*

Deadline to indicate interest: February 2

Finalized questions: by February 9

Determine reporting needs: by February 12

CSR sends letter of agreement to sponsor: by February 12

Sponsor returns signed letter of agreement: by February 26

IRB application approved (if applicable): by February 26

Data collection period: March/April

Methods report and dataset to sponsor: by May 16

Additional reporting/deliverables: TBD

*CSR reserves the right to adjust the schedule as necessary.