University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee

UWM Survey Instrument

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Survey Instrument FAQs

What is Qualtrics?
Qualtrics is a nationally-respected survey instrument software company providing Web-based survey software. Survey creation, distribution, data collection, storage and reporting is hosted on Qualtrics servers.

Who can use UWM’s survey instrument?
The campus-wide survey instrument is available for all faculty, staff and students with an active ePanther ID and password.

How much does it cost?
Use of the survey instrument is free. UW System has licensed the software from Qualtrics and UWM is a participant in the license.

How do I get started?
Log-in with your ePanther ID and password and you will be directed to the UWM Survey Instrument Web page powered by Qualtrics. If you are using the Survey Instrument for the first time, you will need to create an account by providing your name and e-mail. This can be done from the log-in page.

Whom do I contact if I have a problem?
For problems with your ePanther ID and password, contact the UWM Help Desk at 414-229-4040 or use the online form at

If you have questions about the survey software or data, consult the resources available at Qualtrics Survey University. You can also contact Qualtrics via phone at 1-800-340-9194 Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-7 p.m.  E-mail support is also available at Limited e-mail support is available after hours and weekends. Qualtrics will respond to support telephone calls or e-mail contacts based on the order they are received and relative importance as determined by Qualtrics.