The Institutional Effectiveness website serves as an easily accessible source of accurate and timelyinformation about William Paterson University, and a repository of onlineresources for research-related activities. About the OfficeLearn about our mission, what we do, and meet our staff. Statistical Information—University and DepartmentThe online Fact Book and other publications that contain statistical data about the University, including students, staff, departments, colleges, and finances. IE Reports (Internal Access)Results of surveys and other IE research projects are available here. Examples include surveys about first-year students and alumni. Data GovernanceAlso, how to submit a Web Help Desk ticket. Public Accountability ReportingRead the Institutional Profile report prepared annually for the state on how the University demonstrates accountability to its various constituencies. Find information about the New Jersey Consumer Affairs Act, and the Voluntary System of Accountability (VSA). Assessment at William PatersonGuidance on conducting assessment at William Paterson, including program review. AccreditationInformation on Middle States Commission on Higher Education and program accreditations. Support ServicesGuidelines for developing surveys can be found here. Higher Education Internet ResourcesInternet resources containing information on all aspects of higher education can be found here. These resources are useful for research purposes.