Survey Timeline

11/2/10 - 4/14/11

President Michael J. Hogan charged the Vice President for Academic Affairs with conducting a University-wide Climate Survey.

Climate survey subcommittee of the University-wide Diversity and Access Task Forceformed to advise on strategies for implementing the President's charge.

3/1/11-4/14/11

More than 500 questions gathered from historic climate surveys by UI campuses and similar institutions, for consideration by Diversity Summit attendees

4/15/11

Diversity Summit IV (Pontiac, IL) - Climate Survey Workshop

6/15/11

MOU signed by the Survey Research Laboratory (SRL) of University of Illinois, and the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs

5/20/11-8/12/11

Climate Survey Advisory Committee (CSAG) meetings take place

8/24/11

President sends communiqué to chancellors

8/24/11

Final research protocol sent to Institutional Review Board (IRB)

9/8/11

Informational Climate Survey website goes live at www.uillinois.edu/climatesurvey

9/12/11-9/15/11

Informational meetings with representatives of several offices on each campus

 Survey Implementation

Week of 10/3/2011

Presidential email announcing survey to the university community

10/26/11

SRL sends email invitation with survey link

11/2/11 - 11/16/11

Reminders sent to encourage participation

11/23/11

Original last day to take survey (day before Thanksgiving)

12/2/11

Last day to participate in survey. Deadline extended to end of business today.

 Analysis and Reports

Nov. 2011 - March 2012

Data file setup and analysis by SRL

March - April 2012

Drafting of report

April 2012

Analytical report posted on the climate survey website