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 2017 Poll schedule.


Spring 2017 Penn State Poll Schedule*

Deadline to indicate interest: February 3

Finalized questions: by February 15

Determine reporting needs: by February 17

CSR sends letter of agreement to sponsor: by February 17

Sponsor returns signed letter of agreement: by February 24

IRB application approved (if applicable): by February 27

Data collection period: March/April

Methods report and dataset to sponsor: by May 17

Additional reporting/deliverables: TBD

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