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The Cost Study Timeline

Registration Opens

Registration for the 2022 cycle opens in August 2022. You can register and pay for your participation here.

Data Submission Deadline

Data submissions are due to The Cost Study in the web portal by January 31, 2023. Please contact ire-cost@udel.edu for an extension.

Data Validations, Corrections, and Adjustments

After you submit your institution’s data, The Cost Study team will validate the data in your submission. From February 2023-April 2023, you will be contacted to discuss and make corrections to any errors or warnings in your data.

Primary Norms Available

The Cost Study team will release a set of preliminary norms in May 2023. These preliminary norms allow schools whose data has been submitted, validated, and approved to get a head start on benchmarking and decision-making.

Final Results Released

Final results from the study will be available early-mid July 2023. Available reports include: national norms, 3-year averages, and custom peer analyses, along with your full set of institution reports. All results will be released through the secure, online web portal.