Guide to the UWEC Institutional Research Univ.​ Wide Surveys,​ 1984-​2010

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Overview of the Collection

Special Collections & Archives
McIntyre Library
University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire
P.O.  Box 4004
105 Garfield Ave.
Eau Claire, WI 54702 – 4004
(715) 836-2739

Reference Code: USGZE AS574

Accession Number: 07-011, 10-035

Collection Number: Archives Series 574

Creators: University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire. Institutional Research

Title: University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire Institutional Research University-Wide Surveys

Dates: 1984-2010

Quantity: 4.0 linear feet (4 record cartons)

Location of Collection: E5/6d-E5/6e

Languages: Collection materials are in English.

Summary: Surveys of student and alumni satisfaction with UW--Eau Claire.

Historical Note

The Office of Institutional Research at the University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire develops and provides statistical summaries of student, curricular, and personnel characteristics; enrollments; budget information; numerous analytical studies and reports for institutional decision making; maintains historical records of institutional data; maintains and distributes the Factbook and University Policy Book; provides data requested by UW System and external agencies; serves as liaison with UW System for the Central Data Requests (CDR); and conducts institutional research.  The office was formerly called The Office of Institutional Studies and The Office of Institutional Planning.  The ACT Student Opinion Survey was first administered on the University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire campus in the 1983-84 academic year.

Content Description

The series contains original questionnaires, narrative summaries, and raw data for each survey administered.  The two main surveys are the ACT Student Opinion Survey and the ACT Alumni Outcomes Survey.  

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information: Transferred to the University Archives prior to March 2006.

Access Restrictions: Collection is open to the public. 

Use Restrictions: Researchers are responsible for using in accordance with 17 U.S.C. Copyright owned by the University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire.

Preferred Citation: University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire. Institutional Research, University-Wide Surveys, 1984-2010.  AS 574. Special Collections & Archives.  McIntyre Library.  University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire. Eau Claire, WI.

Processing Note: Processed by Colleen McFarland in July 2006.

Arrangement: Flat arrangement; chronological organization.


Corporate Names: University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire.  Institutional Research -- Archives

Subject Terms:
College students – Wisconsin – Eau Claire – Attitudes
Universities and Colleges – Wisconsin – Eau Claire – Evaluation
Education, Higher – Wisconsin – Eau Claire – Evaluation

Genre Terms:
Surveys (Documents)