Directorate of Plans and Programs
Institutional Assessment Division
In early 1994, the Superintendent designated the Institutional Assessment Division (HQ USAFA/A9A) as the Office of Primary Responsibility for Academy surveys.
Survey program was established to standardize procedures, ensure that command staff are informed of ongoing survey and research efforts, monitor and minimize burden placed on cadets and other respondents, and facilitate the sharing of results.
The Survey Program provides guidance for:
A5/8/9 will review the survey design and administration plan (or help develop if needed) and coordinate approval through appropriate departments/organizations.
To learn more about surveys, the AF Survey Program provides guidance in constructing and administering surveys.
Survey efforts should be linked to Superintendent's Focus Areas if possible with identified benefits to USAFA and a feedback plan to the survey respondents.
Once approved, A5/8/9 will issue a USAFA Survey Control Number (SCN).
Administration support and analysis asistance is available.
If you are interested in doing a survey, please take a minute to fill out our survey request form and email it to the survey administrator (below).
Questions about the Survey Program should be directed to:
For more information about A9A please contact us:
2304 Cadet Drive, Suite 3800
USAF Academy CO 80840-5002
DSN 333-1526, Commercial (719) 333-1526
FAX: DSN 333-4309, Commercial (719) 333-4309
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