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

2018 California Association for Institutional Research (CAIR)
November 14-16, 2018
Anaheim, California

"Understanding Extracurricular Activities' Impact on Employment Outcomes"
Tongshan Chang (UCOP), Ana Sher (UCSC), Lisa O'Connor (UCSC), Angel Miu (UCI)

"Campus Diversity: Impact on Student Experience and Outcomes"
Xiaohui Zheng (UCOP), Allison Cantwell (UCR), Aye Htut-Rosales (UCLA)

"Survey Says: How to Create High Quality Surveys to Assist in the Evidence Based Decision Making Process"
Daniel Byrd (UCOP)

Upcoming Events

2018 California Association for Institutional Research (CAIR)
November 14-16, 2018
Anaheim, California

"Using Geographic Data in Higher Education Advocacy"
Darin Jensen (UCOP) and Alberto Sandoval (UCI)

“Is the Value of a College Degree Equivalent for All?”
Joseph Van Matre and Brianna Moore-Trieu (UCOP)

2018 California Educational Research Association (CERA)
November 12-14, 2018
Anaheim, California

"Collecting Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Data in Education Contexts” 
Joseph Van Matre (UCOP) (also being presented at CAIR)

 “Gendered Signaling and Returns to Academic Achievement in the Labor Market: Are High Achieving Men and Women Treated Differently?”
Joseph Van Matre (UCOP)

CONTACT US

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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