Compliance & Reporting

External Reporting

Common Data Set

The Common Data Set (CDS) initiative is a collaborative effort among data providers in the higher education community and publishers as represented by the College Board, Peterson's, and U.S. News & World Report.
2017-182016-17 | 2015-16 | 2014-152013-14

IPEDS Surveys

The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) is a system of surveys designed to collect data from all primary providers of postsecondary education. The IPEDS system is built around a series of interrelated surveys to collect institution-level data in such areas as enrollments, program completions, faculty, staff, and finances.

IPEDS Data Feedback Reports:
20172016 | 2015 | 20142013 | 2012

Accountability Reports

UW-Whitewater's institutional accountability report, "Knowledge Powers Wisconsin's Future", was produced annually by UW System through 2013-14. The print version of the report was replaced with a system-wide Accountability Dashboard beginning in 2014-15.

Knowledge Powers Wisconsin's Future reports:
2013-14 | 2012-13 | 2011-12

Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA)

HEOA includes many disclosure and reporting requirements. In order to increase transparency, UW-W is required to make certain information available to students and all other interested parties. IRP makes the applicable data available at the webpage Your Right To Know.


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