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Institutional Effectiveness

Institutional Effectiveness


The mission of the Institutional Effectiveness office is to contribute to the success of Valparaiso University by providing pertinent information to decision-makers in administrative offices and academic departments.


  • Collect and compile data such as enrollment, retention and graduation rates, student demographics, academic profile of students, faculty data, and institutional data
  • Create reports demonstrating data trends from year to year
  • Disseminate information
  • Inform decision-making
  • Provide support and contribute to assessment efforts
  • Prepare reports for accreditation visits


Melizza Zygmunt

Executive Director

Carolyn Simpson

Data Analyst

The Institutional Effectiveness office can be reached at 219.464.6139.