The Office of Institutional Research basic responsibilities include:
- Coordinate and monitor compliance activities for institutional accreditation;
- Provide institutional data and assessment findings for external reporting;
- Provide institutional data and findings from research and assessment to support administration, faculty, and staff.
The Office of Institutional Research serves Hardin-Simmons University by providing accurate and reliable data in support of planning, policy making, and program reviews in accordance with the institution's mission and strategic goals. This office responds to federal, state and national surveys requesting demographic information and vital statistics regarding HSU. Additionally most in-house surveys, including instructor evaluations, are prepared, distributed, processed and analyzed by our office. Our goal is to maintain the confidentiality of records and provide information in a timely and friendly format.