The Cost Study Timeline
Registration for the 2020 opens on August 27, 2020. You can register and pay for your participation here.
Deadline for Early Registration Discount
Receive 10% off the price for 1-year participation if you register by October 15, 2020.
Data Submission Deadline
Data submissions are due to The Cost Study team by January 31, 2021. Please contact email@example.com 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 2021-April 2021, you will be contacted to discuss and make corrections to any red flags or warnings in your data.
Primary Norms Available
The Cost Study team will release a set of Preliminary norms in May 2021. These preliminary norms allow schools whose data has been submitted, validated, and approved to get a headstart on benchmarking and decision-making.
Final Results Released
Final results from the study will be available early-mid July 2021. 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.