Data Request Form

If you have an MSUNet ID, please log in now. This will assist in the verification and/or consideration of your data request.

If you received an email from the Registrar's Office and need to pick up a data request, please go to the Data Request Pickup page.

All data requests are subject to approval and compliance with FERPA(Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act) and University policy. Michigan State University does not release student names and addresses for commercial purposes. For the full University policy, see the Michigan State University Access to Student Information in the General Information, Policies, Procedures and Regulations section of Academic Programs.

For information concerning mass e-mail distribution and/or procedures related to conducting approved research involving surveys, please review the Guidelines Regarding Bulk E-mailing by Internal Users on MSUnet.

If your request is for a Registered Student Organization, please select Registered Student Organization in the Your College drop-down to have it reviewed by Student Life.

If you represent an off-campus organization, please select Other (off-campus/public/not listed below) as Your College.

Date of Request:
Wednesday, 1/27/2021

Delivery Options

Description and Purpose
Please be as specific as possible, and include such criteria as:
  • semester (fall 2021...)
  • student level (all, undergrad, graduate [masters and doctoral only], graduate and professional [grad and HM, OM, VM], ...)
  • major(s)
  • address type (local/permanent/email)
Important: If you do not include the purpose of your data request, your data request may be denied.

If approved, your data request (including email messages to students) will be filled on a first-come, first-serve basis. Fullfillment during busy times can take up to 2 weeks from time the request is approved and any applicable payment is received. More extensive data requests can take longer.

Send any supporting documents (PID lists, IRB application, etc.) to and