Surveys in IU REDCap


The IU Research Electronic Data Capture (IU REDCap) platform offers easy-to-use, intuitive features to allow users to rapidly build and manage secure online surveys.

This workshop introduces IU faculty, staff, and students to the survey feature in REDCap. This hands-on course will cover the basics of survey design, invites, configuration, response management, and survey queues. Prior experience with and understanding of REDCap is required.

More workshops and training materials are available here.

Register for the April 2021 workshop.

Surveys in IU REDCap April 15, 2021.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this class, users will be able to:
  • Build and configure an IU REDCap survey
  • Send invitations
  • Manage survey responses
  • Use the survey queue to chain together multiple surveys using optional logic
  • Build a secure online survey


  • REDCap account and login information
  • Experience with and understanding of REDCap (Take the Getting Started with IU REDCap course)
  • For in-person workshops, bring your own laptop if you want to run IU REDCap on it, or use a workstation provided in the classroom

Go to recording from November 18, 2021 workshop.

Surveys in IU REDCap (on YouTube)

Go to recording from April 15, 2021 workshop.

Surveys in IU REDCap (on YouTube)

Go to recording from October 22, 2020 workshop.

Surveys in IU REDCap (on YouTube)

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Supercomputing for Everyone Series workshops and seminars are led by personnel from Research Technologies, a division of University Information Technology Services and a center in the Pervasive Technology Institute at Indiana University.