Institutional research

Program mission statement

The mission of the Office of Institutional Research (IR), as the designated office of official data reporting and analysis for Saint Martin's University, is to provide decision and planning support services to enhance institutional effectiveness. The Office of Institutional Research is committed to providing University leaders, faculty, and staff with timely, objective, and accurate information to help create a learning environment in which students can succeed academically, creatively, culturally, socially, and spiritually.

Program goals, objectives and outcomes

Strategic planning assessment

  • Compiling, analyzing, and interpreting statistical data used in strategic planning efforts by University administrators, trustees, and committees.

Institutional planning Assessment

  • Facilitating and supporting institutional planning at all levels by designing useful and accessible information systems and documents.

Communication/compliance assessment:

  • Ensuring that Saint Martin's University provides consistent, accurate and reliable information to its external and internal constituents by coordinating compliance and external data reporting.