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Please note:

  • Survey proposals must be submitted at least 90 days before the anticipated administration date.
  • Please ensure appropriate approvals are obtained prior to submitting a Survey Request Form. IE may request documentations of approval (i.e., Cal State LA official(s), IRB).
  • IE’s approval DOES NOT serve as an alternative for review by IRB or other officials. Furthermore, IRB approvals does not guarantee that IE will approve a survey request.
  • Surveys to entire population will not be approved.

Approval Criteria

IE will consider various criteria when reviewing survey proposal including, but not limited to:

  • Survey provides useful information for planning or improve programs or services
  • Administration timeline does not impact other surveys and activities.
  • Survey follows both the University and Federal policies for collecting and managing data.
  • Survey is well-designed and of appropriate length.
  • Clear steps are taken to ensure confidentiality of participants and responses.