The Institutional Effectiveness website serves as an easily accessible source of accurate and timely
information about William Paterson University, and a repository of online resources for research-related activities.

  • 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.
  • Public Accountability Reporting
    Read 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
    Guidance on conducting assessment at William Paterson, including program review.
  • Accreditation
    Information on Middle States Self-Study: 2020-2021.
  • Qualtrics
    How to access Qualtrics Survey Research Suite.
  • Higher Education Internet Resources
    Internet resources containing information on all aspects of higher education can be found here.  These resources are useful for research purposes.