UMass Boston

About Us

The Center for Survey Research (CSR), established in 1971 by the University of Massachusetts Boston, is a full scale academic survey research center with professional telephone and in-person interviewing staffs, computer assisted telephone facilities, and survey sampling capacity. CSR conducts basic and applied research that contributes to knowledge and understanding of important social issues, and supports public and private agencies and university scholars in carrying out high quality policy-related research. Follow the links to the left to learn more about some of our clients and funders.

In addition to our interviewing staff, CSR has experienced professional research staff who provide methodological expertise and direction on all projects. Please visit our services and research pages for a description of our capabilities and experience.

Association of Academic Survey Research Organization


CSR is a member of the Association of Academic Survey Research Organizations.



Center for Survey Research

100 Morrissey Blvd.
Boston, MA 02125