Truths and trends of America’s youth



College Reaction is a polling and research source gauging student thought on critical issues like politics, tech, social trends, science and health. We aim to translate youth trends and tastes for American media, business and mainstream discourse.


Our polling procedure aims to maximize randomization, minimize bias and streamline results

 Meet the squad

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College Reaction Polling utilizes a set of authenticated respondent databases to provide high-volume, customizable results from various segments of the college demographic. College Reaction’s digital polling generates samples that reflect the broader college demographic from a geographic, political, racial and gender perspective.


College Reaction’s polling is conducted using a demographically-representative panel of college students from around the country. The process requires respondents to verify their college e-mail address to ensure current enrollment in a four-year institution.

About College Reaction

"One of the most reliable guides to college student opinion"

- Mike Allen

"A platform for college students to share their opinions about the issues du jour"

- Jeremy Bauer-Wolf

"College Reaction is giving marketers, news outlets and others a peek into the average college student’s mind with polls."

- Arriana McLymore


How we poll

Join the team

Client Acquisition lead



Overview: Seeking a customer acquisition head to lead College Reaction’s sales strategy. You will identify and tee up prospective clients to conduct polling for a diverse roster of customers – from non-profits and sustainable ventures to S&P 500 companies. You will identify clients based on our Ideal Customer Profile (ICP) and facilitate ongoing relationships with prospects and coordinate media outreach to publish findings across print, broadcast and digital media.


  • Collaborate with founders and design sales strategy that builds on our early success

  • Executes client acquisition strategy to bolster our work for polling and consulting clients across industries

  • Serve as company spokesperson; respond to media inquiries 

  • Coordinate bookings across media platforms.


Essential skills include:

  •   Past work in marketing, sales or growth

  •  Experience connecting with and selling to small and large companies


  • Competitive salary

  • Generous vacation policy, plus company holidays

  • Company equity




Lead Developer



Overview: This position involves working closely with founders and tech team to streamline current polling process, data architecture, and pulling from large datasets to drive at the future of polling. 


Essential skills include

  • Experience with building data architecture and utilizing tools for visualization

  • Practical experience with JavaScript and ability to learn and deploy new packages

  • Ability to transform data outputs to different formats for internal use


  • Competitive salary

  • Generous vacation policy, plus company holidays

  • Company equity






Bridging backgrounds in statistics, computer science, economic research and media, our team spans generations. Well, from millennial to Gen Z, that is. 

             Cyrus Beschloss

          Matin Mirramezani

          Hanna Yip