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About Institutional Effectiveness

The Office of Institutional Effectiveness is committed to creating a data-informed culture that supports strategic planning and decision-making efforts in realizing NIU’s mission and enhancing the success of our students, faculty and staff.

Guiding Principles

We are founded on five guiding principles:

  • Mutuality and collaboration
  • Communication
  • Accountability and continuous improvement
  • Integrity and transparency
  • Respect

Contact Us

Main Office
Altgeld Hall 220
815-753-8378

Accreditation, Assessment and Evaluation
Adams Hall B20
815-753-8659

Decision Support and Analysis
Altgeld Hall 215
815-753-7997

Institutional Research
Lowden Hall 103
815-753-6001