As part of the Lucy Family Institute, the Center for Social Science Research (CSSR) is dedicated to improving the quality and efficiency of social research at the University of Notre Dame by working with faculty, students, and staff across all academic disciplines.

The CSSR's highly trained team offers expertise in research designdata collectionmodeling and analysis, and visualization. The CSSR also offers trainingdatabase resources, and a virtual help desk available to anyone at Notre Dame needing quick assistance with statistics.