Institutional Research and Planning

Office of Institutional Research and Planning

The role of Office of Institutional Research and Planning (OIRP) is to collect, analyze, interpret and distribute knowledge to support and enhance data-informed decision making at Mount Royal University.

Accountability Reporting

  • Report institutional data on behalf of the University to government agencies and accreditation bodies.
  • Report institutional performance data to the MRU Board of Governors and government agencies.
  • Ensure the integrity of institutional data presented in institutional reports and plans.
  • Provide data to programs undergoing self-study review for quality assurance purposes.

Business Intelligence and Analytics

  • Analyze and communicate institutional performance and trends to key institutional stakeholders and leadership teams.
  • Analyze institutional data and develop explanatory and predictive statistical models to support informed decision-making at the University.
  • Develop dashboards and visualizations to communicate institutional data.

Institutional Research and Assessment

Quality Assurance

  • Support academic program review 
  • Support new program development
  • Quality assurance monitoring
  • Data/information management