The Office of Institutional Research provides and coordinates information utilized for decision-making, reporting, and assessment to facilitate the mission of Southwestern University. On this page you will find links to Facts & Figures and Survey & Data Reports for student, faculty and alumni.
Request for Data/Analysis/Assessment
Complete an electronic information request for the Office of Institutional Research
Facts & Figures
Each year a Fact Sheet is compiled by University Relations.
Institutions of higher education provide a common data set to those who are seeking information, thus reducing the reporting burden. The Common Data Set includes information on a college’s enrollment, library holdings, housing, tuition, financial aid, class size and degrees conferred.
A one-page historical profile (1989-2009) of first-year students at the University with respect to academic performance, standardized testing, minority representation, financial aid distribution, and geographic distribution. These data are generated by the Office of Enrollment Services.
A one-page historical profile (2000-present) of the number and percentage of students who are retained across 6 years (12 semesters). Also includes the final number and percentage of graduates for each cohort. (updated 10/2011)
A one-page historical profile (1988-present) of the number and percentage of students who graduate within 6 years (12 semesters). (updated 10/2011)
A five-page historical profile (1999-2009) of the number of degrees conferred by degree type as well as various tables detailing the number of degrees conferred by both first and second majors.
Surveys & Reports
A summary of the surveys that have been administered at Southwestern University and the subsequent reports, if available.