UH West O‘ahu Assessment & Institutional Research Office

The Assessment & Institutional Research (AIR) office provides UH West O‘ahu with information to support institutional planning, academic program development, and decision making. Our office also responds to appropriate requests for institutional data. The AIR office performs the following tasks:

  • Compiles, disseminates, and analyzes student retention and graduation data
  • Conducts ad hoc studies on issues pertaining to academic affairs and course evaluations
  • Develops surveys and generates reports regarding recent graduates and alumni
  • Administers and coordinates online course evaluations
  • Provides data and other appropriate analyses to support accreditation proposals and annual reports
  • Reports campus-wide data to college surveys and publishers
  • Responds to data requests for program reviews and research as appropriate
  • Conducts assessment activities to supplement the efforts of divisional assessment coordinators
  • Performs educational effectiveness studies using quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methods
  • Collaborates with the UH System Institutional Research office on system-wide and federal reports, surveys, and data system developments