IRDM reports to the Provost and Vice President
for Academic Affairs.
Provide accurate information and data to meet federal and state mandatory reporting requirements as well as data analysis and institutional reporting that support and guide the operational and strategic decisions of the university.
Guide to UNO Data and Reports
CDS is a collaborative reporting effort that standardized information across educational institutions nationwide. This publisher's inititative was designed to minimize the effort required for providing variations of the same data over and over as requested by different publishers. It contains information on
Student Life, Greek membership, campus residence, and so forth.
There are mandates that certain information be available to students, parents, counselors, researchers, and legislators in a way that is timely, useful, and accessible. This section includes IRDM reporting to comply with the federal Higher Education Act of 1965 (as amended in 2008), the Louisiana House Compliance Resolutions, and the Louisiana GRAD Act. The University Compliance Office centralizes campus-wide information.
Fast facts, basic trends and profile information about UNO and its peer institutions. The Dashboard features new, updated or special reports.
Basic data about students and faculty such as Degrees Awarded, Enrollment Summaries and Trends, Final Grade Distribution, Formula Reports with Student Credit Hour Production, Faculty Headcount by category, teaching load, and student-to-faculty ratios.
Key offices or agencies collect and report data at the state, regional, and national levels. Includes links to special reports and studies.
Peer institutions provide benchmarks for strategic planning and decision making. They have comparable characteristics such as funding, enrollment, and retention/graduation rates. Peers include institutions belonging to similar Southern Regional Education Board designations or Carnegie Classifications.
External reports such the National Science Foundation Research and Development Survey, ACT reports, and Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) reports.
Ongoing internal planning such as UNO's Strategic Plan, Quality Enhancement Plan, and campus-wide Institutional Effectiveness.
UNO participates in
several select national surveys such as National Survey of Student Exchange and also produces various internal surveys designed to facilitate university planning.
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