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

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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



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