The Office of Academic Planning and Assessment is dedicated to promoting best-practices in higher education assessment. We offer support and assistance to programs, offices, and departments campus-wide with their assessment efforts. In addition, the Office of Academic Planning and Assessment supports the assessment of Sam Houston State University's Core Learning Objectives.
For more information, or for assistance with your assessment efforts, please contact the Director of Assessment, Jeff Roberts, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 4-1859.
News & Updates
The Office of Academic Planning and Assessment has established a new Assessment Mini-Grant. If you are interested in applying, please visit our Assessment Mini-Grant page for more information.
Are you an Online Assessment Tracking Database (OATDB) user? Then you might want to check out the updated OATDB User's Guide that can be found on our Assessment Resources page.
Do you have assessment related questions? The Office of Academic Planning and Assessment has recently completed an Assessment FAQ.
The Office of Academic Planning and Assessment has also completed work on a new Meta-assessment rubric. This rubric is designed to help evaluate the quality of annual assessment plans and can be found on our Assessment Resources page.
Upcoming Assessment Deadlines
- Assessment Findings and Results should be entered by all units by August 3, 2015
- Actions and Plan for Continuous Improvement Elements should be entered by all units by September 1, 2015
- The 2013-2014 OATDB period with be closed for entry on October 1, 2015