List of Surveys

Admitted Graduate Student Questionnaire
The Admitted Graduate Student Questionnaire (AGSQ) asks enrollees and non-enrollees about the admission process and their experience: their reasons for choosing or not choosing to attend GW. The results are shared with all the graduate schools and used to improve the admissions process. View the latest results.

Alumni Survey
The Alumni Survey is designed to assess the long-term impact of undergraduate education, including postgraduate education and employment. The survey is designed for recent alumni and is typically administered to individuals 5 and 10 years after they completed college. View the latest results.

Complete Withdrawal
Undergraduate and graduate students who withdraw from GW before earning a degree are invited to complete a survey "Tell us why you are not completing your education at GW." The survey is available online for undergraduate students and graduate students.

Finance and Student Employment
Students who receive financial assistance are asked to complete a survey about their financial and employment status. The survey includes questions about credit card usage and debt; reasons for and types of student employment; hours spent working and wages; and impact of employment on the educational experience. View the latest results.

First Destination Survey
A survey sent to recent baccalaureate degree earners to learn about their current employment and graduate school status. The survey is administered to individuals 6 months after completing college. Since 2014 the survey has followed the standard provided by the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE). View an interactive visualization of the results.


Graduating Senior Survey
Students are asked to complete a graduation or exit survey when they pick up their graduation tickets for spring commencement. Questions on the survey cover satisfaction with the undergraduate experience, including instruction, advising, faculty, and university services; self-assessment of skills and abilities enhanced by educational experience; how students spend their time in college; and post-graduation plans. View the latest results.

Graduate Student Graduation Survey
Graduate students are asked to complete a graduation survey at the time of graduation. Questions on the survey cover satisfaction with their graduate school experience including instruction, advising, faculty, and university services; assessment of what was learned; career advising; and post-graduation plans. View the latest results.

Graduate Teaching Assistantship Survey
The Graduate Teaching Assistantship Survey is distributed in February to all new, first year GTAs. The survey asks them to reflect on their fall GTA experience and included questions about their major responsibilities, participation in and usefulness of training, extent of mentoring received, and perceptions about the assistantship. View the latest results.

Inclusive Excellence Assessment
A survey of students designed to gather information about the campus climate concering issues of equity and inclusion in the learning and living environments. View the survey questions.

Life After GW: Graduate Student Career Outcomes
Recent graduate-level alumni are contacted to provide information about their employment outcomes, within six months of graduation. View an interactive visualization of the results.

Service Excellence
The Service Excellence Advisory Council (SEAC) is conducting ongoing assessments of constituents to measure importance and level of improvement needed by services offered by GW. This multi-year study includes surveys of students, faculty, and staff. View the latest results.

Unwelcomed Sexual Behavior Questionnaire
Asesses the prevalence and perceptions of prohibited sexual behaviors among members of the GW community, and explores how people respond to such incidents. View the survey questions.