Office of Institutional Effectiveness

The mission of the Office of Institutional Effectiveness (OIE) is to support Georgia Southern University’s pursuit of academic distinction in teaching, scholarship, and service in a student-centered environment by providing leadership for assessment, institutional effectiveness, planning, and accreditation activities to all academic, student support, and administrative units and programs. Guided by a dedication to a culture of systematic self-reflection, evidence-based decision-making, and improvement, the Office of Institutional Effectiveness fosters engagement in assessment practices that accurately and comprehensively reflect all academic, administrative, and student support units’ primary functions. Additional information is available at OIE’s website at