The Office of Institutional Research collects, analyzes and disseminates data relevant to the daily operations, and role and mission, of the University of Southern California. Made available to university officials and to the public, this information supports university planning and helps maintain transparency.
Common Data Set
The Common Data Set comprises standard data items and definitions established by data providers in higher education and publishing.
These annual reports to the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) include information about enrollment, costs and financial aid, and program completion and graduation rates, in addition to other data.