Cooperative Institutional Research Program (CIRP)

Higher Education Research Institute’s (HERI) student survey, Cooperative Institutional Research Program (CIRP), is a national longitudinal study of entering college first year students. It was established in 1966 and is the largest and oldest empirical study of higher education (more than 1,800 institutions and 10 million students).

 


CIRP Data

Click here to download trend data: 1984 to 2006 (XLS)

              Download CIRP 2008 Excel Spreadsheet (XLS)
              Download CIRP 2007 Excel Spreadsheet (XLS)

Annual Reports (PDF)