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Assessment at GVSU encompasses several overlapping areas:
Assessment at GVSU is an ongoing, multi-layered process:
See the assessment process page for additional details.
The UAC is the standing committee of the University Academic Senate that supports and promotes program- and unit-level assessment at GVSU. The committee meets in full session every other week during the academic year (Mondays, 3:00 - 5:00 PM).
UAC recently developed and adopted new reporting processes in conjunction with the development of GVSU's in-house assessment tracking and reporting systems, GVPlan and GVAssess. For additional information, view the About UAC page of our website.
Did you know?
UAC members review and provide feedback on an average of 71 assessment reports and strategic plans per semester.
Offline versions of the UAC reviewer rubrics are available.
NILOA releases results of third national survey on assessment practices in U.S. higher education
The new front-end for the GVAssess and GVPlan databases was released on Sept. 10, 2018. The update merges several systems into a unified interface called GVAdvance. (intranet.gvsu.edu/gvadvance)
GVSU's university-wide assessment conference in January 2018 was part of a larger conversation about how we can assess student learning efficiently and effectively.
The new Student Outcomes Search makes it possible to easily view the outcomes for programs at GVSU. A snapshot of the latest reporting from the GVAssess assessment database is also displayed.