Institutional Research and Academic Planning

We provide evidence-based analyses and reports that inform and shape strategic planning, institutional policy creation and revision, and decision support.

UC is a leader in advocating for the purpose and importance of public higher education. By providing timely, accurate, consistent and reliable information about UC and the environment in which it operates, Institutional Research and Academic Planning (IRAP) illustrates UC’s progress, challenges and outcomes in support of its mission.

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Pamela Brown

Pamela Brown

Vice President - IRAP

Upcoming Events

2019 Student Experience in the Research University (SERU) Symposium
October 9-10, 2019
Berkeley, California

Tongshan Chang will present: Diversity, campus climate, and student success at the University of California: A decade of change from 2008 - 2018

Upcoming events

2019 California Association for Institutional Research (CAIR) Conference
November 6-8, 2019
Seaside, California

Pamela Brown will present: Using text analytics of "most meaningful experience" to inform policy

Brianna Moore-Trieu and Ola Popoola will present: Once upon a time, there was an institutional researcher...

Joseph Van Matre will present: More colors of the rainbow: Diversity in students' sexual orientation, and
Understanding the experiences of students with non-normative gender presentation

Joseph Van Matre and Amit Prayag will present: Are your Tableau dashboards accessible to everyone?

Amit Prayag, with Jason Straub from UCOP Diversity & Engagement, will present: Leveraging the strategic value of people analytics

Tongshan Chang, with Cinnamon Danube and Corinne Townsend from UC Merced, will present: Developing a dashboard to compare predicted and actual graduation rates


Email: Institutional Research and Academic Planning 

Institutional Research and Academic Planning
University of California
Office of the President
1111 Franklin St., 11th Floor
Oakland, CA 94607-5200

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