The Office of Assessment and Decision Support (OADS) provides leadership and coordination in data collection and analysis, institutional research, and assessment in support of University planning, the continuous improvement of educational programs, and the achievement of University mission and goals.

Recent Updates:

August 6, 2021

New Georgetown Data Governance Website Launched: The new site,, is the virtual home of Georgetown’s data governance program, co-chaired by UIS and OADS. Visit for more information about the Data Governance Advisory Group and steps you can take to get involved.

July 21, 2021

Campus Climate Survey “Spotlight” on Students with Disabilities: A new set of Cultural Climate Survey follow-up reports examine undergraduate and graduate/professional student responses from students with disabilities; access the report here.

June 21, 2021

Campus Climate Survey “Spotlight” on SES: A new follow-up report to the Cultural Climate Survey examines undergraduate student responses by household income and parental education; access the report here.

June 11, 2021

Main Campus Faculty Statistics: Trends on key faculty metrics were compiled and presented to MCEF on June 11, 2021; access the report here (GU login required).

June 11, 2021

Main Campus COACHE survey results released: The Collaborative on Academic Careers in Higher Education (COACHE) Survey covers several topics, including research environment and institutional support; teaching load and student quality; nature and distribution of service responsibilities; facilities and work resources; personal and family policies; health and retirement benefits; interdisciplinary work and collaboration; mentoring; tenure and promotion opportunities, clarity and reasonableness; recruitment and retention, and institutional governance and leadership. 2020 survey responses from Main Campus faculty were presented to MCEF on June 11, 2021; access the report here (GU login required).

May 12, 2021

Read about our Academic Engagement “Pulse” Survey results: Running since the beginning of the remote instructional continuity period in March 2020, our Academic Engagement Project gathers feedback from students, faculty, TAs, and student-facing staff that is used to inform decision-making by Main Campus academic leadership and to get a better understanding of what learning looks like at GU. Read more in our results summary.

April 16, 2021

2020 Cultural Climate Survey results released: OADS has analyzed the survey results and prepared both a key findings document and a full, detailed report on both the undergraduate and graduate surveys; these materials, along with a set of frequently asked questions, are available on the Institutional Diversity, Equity, and Affirmative Action website.

February 22, 2021

MSB student wellness survey: Results from a survey collaboration with McDonough School of Business leads to the creation of a new well-being initiative. Read more here.


Data and Reports

OADS maintains a wide variety of data resources and statistical information to support strategic policy planning and decision-making.


Make a Request

Learn more about requesting data, conducting surveys at Georgetown, and collaborating with us on strategic analytics projects.


OADS Intranet

Certain data are only accessible to Georgetown staff and faculty with authenticated access; NetID login is required to access our Intranet (new window).