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 fall 2017 Poll schedule.


Fall 2017 Penn State Poll Schedule*

Deadline to indicate interest: July 24

Finalized questions: by August 4

Determine reporting needs: by August 7

CSR sends letter of agreement to sponsor: by August 7

Sponsor returns signed letter of agreement: by August 21

IRB application approved (if applicable): by August 23

Data collection period: September/October

Methods report and dataset to sponsor: by November 13

Additional reporting/deliverables: TBD

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