Survey Guidelines Policy

February 20, 2023

The Survey Policy is a new policy, intended to ensure that surveys are conducted effectively and within the guidelines of the University.

Notable features of the policy include:

• Key steps and requirements in the survey approval process for those seeking to survey any populations of Baylor faculty, staff, or students

• Charge and membership for the University Survey Coordination Committee (USCC) in coordination with leadership in Human Resources, the Office of the Provost, and the Office of General Counsel

• Changes to surveys that the USCC may recommend, including denying approval for conducting a survey