Assisting the university in the pursuit of its mission by providing statistical information and assessment support across campus

Institutional Research provides official information about the college to the campus community and the general public. We provide a variety of descriptive information about the university’s students, faculty, staff, and courses. Additionally, we provide data and analysis to decision makers on campus to inform and support institutional planning.

Assessment provides the university community with knowledge, support, and guidance regarding academic and administrative unit assessment, consulting with academic units in developing, measuring, and analyzing learning outcomes and consulting with administrative units in developing, measuring, and analyzing performance outcomes.

Office staff:

Patricia Brokken
University registrar and director of institutional research
(540) 362-6016


Katie Read '00
Assistant director of institutional research and assessment
(540) 362-6765