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Center for Public Opinion

The Center for Public Opinion seeks to further UMass Lowell's academic and strategic objectives through cross-disciplinary research related to political and public opinion trends and behaviors, as well as through polling conducted with integrity and methodological rigor.

Poll Accuracy for 2014-2016

The Center for Public Opinion works hard to get it right. Check out our accuracy for our last major election polls.
NH Race UMass Lowell/7News Actual
President, 2016 Tie Clinton +0.2
Senate, 2016 Hassan +1 Hassan +0.1
Governor, 2016 Sununu +4 Sununu +2
Republican Primary, 2016 Trump +21 Trump +19
Democratic Primary, 2016 Sanders +16 Sanders +22
Senate, 2014 Shaheen +3 Shaheen +3
Governor, 2014 Hassan +4 Hassan +4