The Office of Institutional Research and Effectiveness (IRE) is a resource for data, research, and the assessment information. Provided are raw data, summaries and reports about the institution to members of the campus community. This data provides the basis for planning and decision making by the administration, faculty, and staff at IU South Bend.
Goals of Institutional Research
Enhance institutional effectiveness through strategic planning and institutional assessment.
Promote academic success, access, and affordability for students in higher education by informing the campus community’s decisions through the practical application of research.
Expand institutional research capacity through appropriate resource allocation and professional development.
Anticipate or respond quickly to the information needs of the campus community.