Institutional Research - Institutional Research

Institutional Research

Providing Analysis and Reports to Support Data-Driven Decision Making at Western Oregon University


Institutional Research works with the WOU community to collect, analyze and synthesize institutional data for internal decision-making and external reporting requirements. The Institutional Research office strives to meet data requests from campus stakeholders in a timely, accurate, and consistent manner in order to support institutional planning.            

The icons below link to frequently requested data sets. If you have questions, please contact the Institutional Research office. If you would like to request data, please use the Data Request link on the menu above.

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Institutional Research Office Personnel

Michael Baltzley, Director of Institutional Research (503-838-8832,

Georgia Armitage, Senior Institutional Research Analyst (503-838-9776,

Marc Hunter, Graduate Assistant (503-751-4115,