Qualtrics is an easy-to-use, full-featured, web-based tool for creating and conducting online surveys. Qualtrics has a range of features to meet both simple and complex survey creation and distribution needs. Qualtrics can be used for many purposes:

  • Research, including experimental data collection, and random assignment
  • Teaching, including peer evaluations, quizzes with immediate feedback, lessons with branching, and midterm feedback
  • Administration, including program assessment, event evaluation, and feedback surveys
  • Forms such as applications, contact forms, and agreements, and the collection of uploaded files


  • Guide beginners through creating a survey with the intuitive Survey Builder
  • Control where participants go and what they see in a survey using survey flow with branch, display, and skip logic functions
  • Select from a variety of question types or access a survey library with hundreds of templates which you can customize to meet your needs
  • Send and track participation invitations and reminders
  • Collect anonymized responses if desired
  • Trigger emails and thank you messages
  • Report on results, including basic graphs and tables that can be filtered, stylized, and shared
  • Export data to a variety of formats, including Excel, SPSS, PDF, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Upload files
  • Collect data on a mobile device without access to the internet with offline surveys option

Integration into Canvas