Qualtrics is Now Available at UMB
UMB now has a campus Qualtrics account which is available to faculty, staff, and students at UMB at no cost. Qualtrics is an easy-to-use online survey software that’s powerful enough to perform even the most sophisticated research. With Qualtrics, survey creation is simple.
- Surveys can be created in minutes without prior training
- Personalized email invitations and reminders can be generated
- Easy to customize all aspects of the survey
You can easily collaborate your surveys and results with other faculty and analyze results inside and outside the platform (connect to SPSS, Mechanical Turk, etc). Additionally, Qualtrics recently launched the Insight Platform that includes new features and functionality.
How can I use Qualtrics?
- Academic Research
- Class Quizzes
- Classroom Learning
- Course Evaluations
- Enhance your Resume
- Improve Class Projects
- Launch Field Studies
- Qualitative Research with Text Analytics
How do I learn Qualtrics?
Qualtrics has a great collection of self-help resources including:
The following links can help you get started using the Qualtrics Survey System:
Logging into Qualtrics
To take advantage of this service, log into Qualtrics via the UMB UMID portal accessed through http://umaryland.qualtrics.com. If you are a first time user, you will need to create your Qualtrics account after logging in. Choose I don't have a Qualtrics account. Please note that you will need to type the above address into the URL address field each time you log into Qualtrics. The address will not save to your favorites. You can also contact the following individuals for more information:
School of Medicine – SOM Help Desk, 6-3998
School of Pharmacy – Shannon Tucker, 6-1538
School of Dentistry – Nikki Booker, 6-2622
School of Nursing – Matt Rietschel, 6-0499
School of Social Work – Dave Pitts, 6-3619
Carey School of Law – Simon Canick, 6-0792
UMB Center for Information Technology Administration – Brent Nickles, 6-4357
Qualtrics Data Storage, Security, and HIPAA Compliance
Visit Qualtrics for more information about data storage, security, and for information about HIPAA compliance. In general, sensitive or patient identifiable information should not be entered or stored in Qualtrics.