To facilitate and support research and analytics needs in the areas of student information, budget, human resources and facilities through the integration of campus data, analytic and reporting tools and human expertise.
Institutional Research, Analytics and Decision Support
Who We AreThe creation of the Institutional Research, Analytics and Decision Support (IRADS) team under the Vice Chancellor of Information Technology allows UNL to leverage experience and expertise that already exists on campus, and provides in a data and technology environment that supports and encourages growth and excellence.
What We Do
Institutional Research, Analytics and Decision Support provides data analysis for decision making, policy development and review, and provides official data for internal and external audiences.We provide analytic and reporting information related to:
- resource allocation decisions;
- establishing campus goals and objectives;
- developing campus performance metrics;
- developing enrollment management projections.
We empower people to seek, find, and understand information. We serve the university community to the best of our ability, embracing the highest levels of quality in service, communication, and professionalism > more.
Reorganization of IRP
The former Institutional Research and Planning (IRP) is now three separate units: (1) Institutional Research, Analytics and Decision Support; (2) Campus Planning and Space Management; (3) Examination Services > more.
New PublicationsJust the Facts is our annual publication of key information about UNL. The booklet is 28-pages, and is 3 3/4" x 6 1/2" in size. It was released in February 2016.
Learn more about Just the Facts, or Order on-line.
The 2015-2016 Trend Report on Student Credit Hours, Degrees Awarded and Enrollment is based on administrative site data. This annual 74-page report was released in December 2015.