After submitting annual surveys to IPEDS (see surveys below), Western Washington University receives a Data Feedback report that compares our data to the median of the peer group approved by the Board of Trustees. A list of those peer institutions can be found here.
IPEDS Reports & Surveys
Western reports a variety of data to the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) on an annual basis. The system of interrelated surveys is conducted by the federal government’s National Center for Education Statistics. All institutions of higher education that participate in federal student financial aid programs are required to submit this information
If you have questions regarding definitions IPEDS uses, please see the IPEDS Glossary.