The Institutional Effectiveness website serves as an easily accessible source of accurate and timelyinformation about William Paterson University, and a repository of online resources for research-related activities. About the Office Learn about the Office and staff. Statistical Information—University and DepartmentThe online Fact Book and other publications that contain statistical data about the University, including students, staff, departments, colleges, and finances. Institutional Effectiveness Reports (Internal Access)Results of surveys and other IE research projects are available here. Examples include surveys about first-year students and retention and graduation reports. Data GovernanceAlso, how to submit a Web Help Desk ticket. Public Accountability ReportingRead the Institutional Profile report prepared annually for the state on how the University demonstrates accountability to its various constituencies. Find information about the New Jersey Consumer Affairs Act, and student achievements. Assessment ResourcesGuidance on conducting assessment at William Paterson, including program review. AccreditationInformation William Paterson's institutional accreditor, the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. QualtricsHow to access Qualtrics Survey Research Suite. Higher Education ResourcesWeb resources containing information on aspects of higher education relevant to Institutional Effectiveness.