|Submission Date||March 27, 2013|
PAE-7: Measuring Campus Diversity Culture
Director of University Sustainability
Has the institution assessed attitudes about diversity and equity on campus in a way that meets the criteria for this credit?:
A brief description of the assessment(s):
Purdue’s Office of Institutional Research, Office of Student Analytical Research, and Office of Strategic Planning and Assessment comply with various state and federal mandates to collect and make public certain types of information about our campus community. Periodical assessments are conducted to statistically inform the campus community about the dynamics of diversity and inclusion in the university environment. These are collected through a variety of university and college based survey instruments.
Year the assessment was last administered:
A brief description of how the results of the assessment(s) are used in shaping policy, programs, and initiatives:
These statistical results are presented openly to the Purdue community including students, faculty, and staff. These reports are available on the university website and guide institutional initiatives. A most recent example was the establishment of an LGBTQ center which was identified as a key issue in the institutions accreditation report as well as the last climate survey.
The website URL where information about the assessment(s) is available:
The information presented here is self-reported. While AASHE staff review portions of all STARS reports and institutions are welcome to seek additional forms of review, the data in STARS reports are not verified by AASHE. If you believe any of this information is erroneous or inconsistent with credit criteria, please review the process for inquiring about the information reported by an institution and complete the Data Inquiry Form.