MU Closed Wednesday

With the forecast of “a wintry mix changing to snow,” Millersville University has decided to close the campus for Wednesday, November 26.  It is important to note that ALL classes will be held, as scheduled, the remainder of today and tonight.  Only essential personnel are to report on Wednesday. 

 Have a safe and enjoyable Thanksgiving.

 Policy on Snow Delays/Cancellations

Polling & Research Office

Polling & Research Office

March 2010: Quality of Life Report

Survey may be used but should reference Millersville’s Polling & Research Office.


The goals of the Polling & Research Office are as follows:

  • to support faculty and student empirical research
  • to conduct research projects tied to Civic & Community Engagement and Research Project priorities
  • to conduct fee-for-service projects for clients
  • to collect data for clients


The Office offers start to finish services to assist clients with all aspects of the survey research process:

Project Design

  • work with clients in selecting an appropriate research methodology and sampling strategy to meet study objectives
  • develop survey instrument(s) and consult on question wording, format, ordering, and scaling

Data Collection

  • conduct Computer Assisted Telephone Interviewing, software for collecting survey data based on structured questionnaires, using telephone or face-to-face interviewing, web surveys, or self-administered procedures

Analysis and Reporting

  • prepare statistical analyses and reports of survey results in a variety of formats: descriptive statistics, tables, weighted or un-weighted results, multivariate analysis, and other statistical techniques; and methodology reports, narrative reports, executive summaries/press materials, qualitative or content analysis, and raw data


The Polling & Research Office is a member of the Association for Computer Assisted Surveys, a consortium of survey-related organizations.

For more information, please send an email to the Center for Public Scholarship.