Conducting Research in SCUSD
Procedures for Processing External Requests


Greetings.  Thank you for your inquiry to conduct research in the Sacramento City Unified School District.  Below is a link to our district’s research application which is required to be completed for any new or modified research not contemplated or explicitly approved in a current research application.   Please note that due to processing disruptions related to COVID 19, the May 1, 2020 deadline to submit research requests for Fall 2021 has been waived.  However, to allow for timely processing, requests for Fall 2021 research still need to be received 6 to 8 weeks prior to the commencement of research activities.  To ensure your application is processed without delays, please be sure to address each area of the application and email the completed application to

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