IR&DS has four primary functions:
IR&DS encourages and supports the use of institutional data, analysis, and research for decision making, in keeping with Stanford University’s educational mission. Our Institutional Data Request Policy Letter describes and explains guidelines for the use of institutional data including criteria for fulfilling data requests, limitations, confidentiality, and sensitivity, as well as self‐service options and availability of other resources.
Our organization chart is available here.
Institutional Research & Decision Support publishes a quarterly newsletter with short articles explaining reports, tools, and features. Current and previous newsletters are available here.