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

87% of first year students and 87% of seniors rated their RIT entire educational experience as "excellent" or "good."

18,963
Number of students enrolled in fall 2017
13:1
Student-faculty ratio
22
Average class size
2,683
international students from over 100 countries attend RIT
95% of 2015 bachelor degree graduates entered the workforce, enrolled for further full-time study, or are pursuing alternative plans, such as the military or volunteer service.
About RIT

47% of undergraduate sections enroll fewer than 20 students.

Fall 2017 Largest Undergraduate Majors

883
Computer Science
802
Mechanical Engineering
655
Game Design & Development

What We Do

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

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

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