Get the most out of your data

CIRP surveys help demonstrate how the college experience shapes student learning and views about academic and civic engagement, diversity, leadership and other important areas that are critical to acheiving your institutional goals. At the The exercise in analyzing the data for specific factors and then presenting our results was very helpfulCIRP Summer Institute, we show you how to get the most out of your data. We provide in-depth training on:

  • The conceptual framework of the CIRP surveys
  • The interpretation and analysis of your institution's data
  • Potential uses for the data on your campus

In this intensive hands-on three-day program, led by CIRP director, John H. Pryor, you will learn how to design, analyze and report on your own study using CIRP data. You will also find out about the latest research findings from CIRP on relevant issues ranging from retention and student-faculty interaction to campus climate and diversity.


  • Institutional Researchers
  • Student Affairs Researchers
  • Assessment Directors
  • Faculty Engaged in Educational Research


Wednesday, June 26, 2013 8:00am - 5:00pmCIRP Conceptual Framework, CIRP Constructs and Item Response Theory, Conducting Your Own CIRP Study
Thursday, June 27, 2013 8:00am - 5:00pmBenchmarking, Getting the Most of CIRP's Standard Reports, Using CIRP to Study Retention, Conducting Your Own CIRP Study
Friday, June 28, 2013 8:00am - 12:00pmPresenting Findings on College Impact, The National Perspective: Improving Higher Education

Regular Registration: $695.00



To make lodging reservations at the Hotel Palomar in Westwood, please contact the Reservations Department at (424)901-7270 or Central Reservations at 1-(800) KIMPTON. Please mention that you are attending the "UCLA CIRP Summer Institute" (Group# 11300801462) to obtain the discounted rate of $169/night (plus applicable taxes and fees).