Qualtrics will be upgrading to their new Insight Platform on June 7, 2016. This upgrade will bring a major change to the look and feel of how you design and manage surveys. To learn more, please see the links under Insight Platform Resources below.

What is Qualtrics Research Suite?

The Qualtrics Research Suite is a user-friendly, feature rich, web-based survey tool which allows users to build, distribute, and analyze online surveys, collaborate in real-time, and export data in multiple formats.

Who can use it?

Qualtrics Research Suite is available to all current Boston University students, faculty, staff and those with a sponsored Guest account.


  • Access 100+ surveys and question types through the Qualtrics Library
  • Design survey flow with Branch Logic, Display Logic, and Skip Logic functions
  • Take advantage of real-time collaboration opportunities
  • Create surveys with embedded video, audio, and graphics
  • Send and track participation invitations
  • Choose from Boston University-approved templates, fonts, and colors
  • Utilize polls and website feedback tools
  • Post multiple surveys simultaneously and in multiple languages
  • Export data directly to SPSS, CSV, PDF, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint


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    • Google Chrome 2.0 or later
    • Mozilla Firefox 4.0 or later
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    • Google Chrome 2.0 or later
    • Mozilla Firefox 4.0 or later

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Insight Platform Resources