FAQs – Maryland College Alcohol Survey (MD-CAS)


How long does the survey take?
The survey is expected to take 10 minutes to complete.

What will I be asked?
How much and how often you drink alcohol, experiences you’ve had and your attitudes about alcohol.

What kinds of students will be asked to complete the survey?
A random sample of 18- to 25-year-old full-time undergraduate students from colleges across the state of Maryland will be chosen and asked to participate in the survey.

Will the data be kept confidential?
All survey responses will be kept completely confidential. Your status at school will not be affected in any way by your decision to participate or your answers to the survey.

Still have questions?
If you have questions or concerns about MD-CAS, contact md-cas@umd.edu.