Our Mission

Supporting decision making at Bates through the effective use of data.

Our mission is to provide official, accurate, and timely data and analysis for institutional planning, reporting, decision-making, and assessment activities.

Primary Functions:

  • Produce publicly accessible statistical summaries of the College
  • Provide data to the government, external agencies, and internal constituencies
  • Support efforts related to programmatic and institutional assessment
  • Organize, administer, and report on population surveys