Welcome to the Polling Institute

The Western New England University Polling Institute, established in 2005, conducts nonpartisan research on public policy issues at the local, state, and regional levels. The Institute, equipped with 23 state-of-the-art computer-assisted telephone interviewing stations, provides the University’s faculty and students with valuable opportunities to design and carry out public opinion research. The Institute also conducts survey research for government agencies, news media, and nonprofit organizations.

Latest News

Casinos remain popular as a concept in Massachusetts, just so long as they are located in someone else’s community, according to the latest telephone survey from the Western New England University Polling Institute. See the news release here. More details about the March 31 - April 7, 2014 survey, including results regarding the first anniversary of the Boston Marathon bombing and this year's race for governor, are available here.

Media Contacts

Dave Stawasz
AVP for Marketing
office: 413-796-2026
mobile: 413-214-8001

Tim Vercellotti
Director of the Polling Institute
office: 413-782-1724