Planning and Institutional Effectiveness

Purdue University Northwest is committed to the concept of quality improvement through evidence-based assessment and data-driven decision-making.


TheĀ MissionĀ of Planning and Institutional Effectiveness (PIE) is to foster a culture of inquiry and evidence to ensure institutional excellence across all sectors of the University.


Being a valued strategic partner to the University community, through promoting best practices in planning, assessment, data integrity, and accreditation/compliance activities to achieve meaningful change.

Our Services

Planning and Institutional Effectiveness provides support and has responsibility or oversight for the following:

  • Planning
  • Institutional Research (IR)
  • Accreditation
  • Compliance Reporting
  • Assessment
  • Survey Research