Institutional Research

The Office of Institutional Research supports institutional management, planning, and decision-making by providing reports about Puget Sound's students, faculty and staff, instructional activities, and finances. The responsibilities of the office include developing and reporting assessment studies on students' college experiences and educational outcomes; producing strategic indicators for Puget Sound and its comparison institutions, and maintaining the Management Information Reporting System (MIRS) that provides regular reports on admission, financial aid, student demographics, instructional work load, retention and graduation.