Fort Hays State University > About FHSU > Executive Division > Docking Institute of Public Affairs > Governmental
Docking Institute of Public Affairs is an independent nonpartisan research center. We are not affiliated with the Davis/Docking campaign for governor/lieutenant governor. We receive no financial support from any political organization.
Citizens expect that state and local agencies be accountable to the public. One of the ways to meet this expectation is through using scientific survey methods to accurately assess opinions about the quality of your agency’s programs and services.
The Docking Institute’s UCSR can help you assess:
The survey’s findings can assist you in decision-making that will affect programs and operations. Because the quality assurance survey is done by an independent organization, the survey’s results will have credibility with elected leaders and the public.
The UCSR will work with you to develop a government services survey project tailored to your specific concerns and needs. Professional services provided by the UCSR include:
The Docking Institute has performed recent government services surveys for the following clients:
Copies of Docking Institute surveys and studies can be accessed through our archives.
A custom proposal and cost estimate is available upon request at no cost. Contact Director of the University Center for Survey Research, Gary Brinker.