Our Vision

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Institutional Research is the first choice partner for institutional intelligence, analytics, and decision support by...

Providing leadership and expertise in data analysis, interpretation, and presentation

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Institutional Research is the first choice partner for institutional intelligence, analytics, and decision support by...

Cultivating a culture that systematically uses information as a strategic asset

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Institutional Research is the first choice partner for institutional intelligence, analytics, and decision support by...

Delivering accurate, accessible, and meaningful data and information

About RIT

95% of 2017 bachelor degree graduates entered the workforce, enrolled for further full-time study, or are pursuing alternative plans, such as the military or volunteer service.

18,897
Number of students enrolled in fall 2019
13:1
Student-faculty ratio
22
Average class size
2,461
international students from over 100 countries attend RIT
96% of students participated in one or more high-impact practice by their senior year. High-impact practices include research with faculty, co-op or internship, study abroad, culminating senior experience, or service-learning.
About RIT

48% of undergraduate sections enroll fewer than 20 students.

Fall 2019 Largest Undergraduate Majors

984
Computer Science
772
Game Design & Development
770
Mechanical Engineering

What We Do

Data Governance

Processes and procedures by which an organization manages its enterprise data

Outreach

Information, training, and support for data users to foster the use of information for  decision making

Institutional Intelligence

Tools, systems, and best practices that enable access to, analysis, and use of information for decision making

Analytics

The systematic analysis of data, ranging from descriptive (what is) to predictive and prescriptive (what will happen, what is the best course of action).

Reporting

Aggregated descriptive information about the university, including state and federal mandated reports

Our Mission

Institutional Research promotes institutional effectiveness by...
Building a data-centric campus culture through education, outreach, resources and support
Institutional Research promotes institutional effectiveness by...
Producing reports that fulfill mandatory requirements and provide descriptive information about the university
Institutional Research promotes institutional effectiveness by...
Leading data governance activities to promote efficient data access and use
Institutional Research promotes institutional effectiveness by...
Creating meaningful data visualizations and dashboards
Institutional Research promotes institutional effectiveness by...
Conducting advanced analytics that provide deep knowledge about relevant university issues