Qualtrics - Create an Account

Qualtrics is an easy-to-use online survey tool which is available to support research, teaching, and administration. Qualtrics combines exceptional ease of use with an advanced set of features and is designed to permit the creation of survey instruments, distribution of surveys, data storage and analysis. Learn more about Qualtrics at http://www.qualtrics.com.

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The California State University at Sacramento has a licensing agreement which allows faculty, staff, and students to use the Qualtrics web survey application for university-related business. Using Qualtrics for personal, commercial, or other non-academic use is prohibited. Use of Qualtrics is subject to acceptance of the Acceptable Use Statement.

Faculty, staff, and students who wish to distribute surveys for research purposes must have approval from the Institutional Review Board (IRB) for human research protection.

Create an Account

1. Go to https://csus.qualtrics.com.

2. Log in with your Saclink user name and password.

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3. You will see the following screen. Click “I don’t have a Qualtrics account.”


4. An account will be created for you. Read and accept the Terms of Agreement.

Qualtrics Terms of Agreement Window

Once you accept the Terms of Agreement, you will be taken to the Qualtrics Dashboard page.