Assessment and Planning

Student Affairs Assessment and Planning provides support for the Division of Student Affairs in developing tools for collecting data in a variety of ways that provide information on the continuous improvement of programs and services for all IUPUI students. 

IUPUI enjoys a strong culture of evidence. The Division of Student Affairs contributes to this culture by striving for continuous improvement via solid assessment practice. Assessment is therefore viewed as a cyclical process that is often illustrated as follows: 

This is an image of a typical assessment cycle.

In this section of the site you will find information on the Division's five-year strategic plan, the Principles of Co-Curricular Learning (PCLs, our common learning outcomes), a warehouse of reports on various Division assessment projects, and a variety of assessment and planning resources that you may find helpful.