Facts and Stats

Common Data Set 

The Common Data Set (CDS) initiative is a collaborative effort among data providers in the higher education community and publishers as represented by the College Board, Peterson's, and U.S. News & World Report. The combined goal of this collaboration is to improve the quality and accuracy of information provided to all involved in a student's transition into higher education, as well as to reduce the reporting burden on data providers.

 Select one of the hyperlinks below to view a CDS survey.

CDS fall 2017-18-final
CDS fall 2016
CDS fall 2015

Other Reporting - The reporting work of Institutional Research informs a variety of data vendors and publishers. The following links represent the end results of the numerous data requests.

Select one of the hyperlinks below to view the survey webpage.

NCES College Navigator
US News & World Report
Forbes Americas Best Colleges
Princeton Review Best Colleges
Peterson's College Guide