• Course surveys are managed by the CSU Testing Center and are made available each semester to allow students to provide feedback on their course and instructor.
  • CSU student course surveys are administered entirely online and can be accessed via any Published course in Canvas.
  • To administer the course survey, instructors need to activate the course survey in each of their courses.

See the CSU Testing Center course survey website for additional information 

Only students can view and take the actual course survey


Canvas Make course survey available

Testing Center course survey results information.


How to take a course survey in Canvas.

Spring / Fall Semesters:

  • Courses that run for 8 weeks, surveys available in early March / mid October.
  • Courses that run for 16 weeks, surveys available early December / early May.


  • Mid June through early August.