About Manchester

Institutional Research

The Office of Institutional Effectiveness (OIE) seeks to achieve culture of evidence-based decision making and alignment of evaluation, planning and budgeting processes.  Institutional Research efforts focus on centralizing and providing the information needed for university decisions.


The Factbook provides annual updates and historical trends on a number of institutional metrics, including:

  • Completion Indicators and Graduation Outcomes
  • Retention Indicators
  • Faculty Indicators
  • Academic Indicators
  • Enrollment Indicators
  • Advancement Indicators
  • Cost and Financial Aid Indicators
  • Investment Indicators
  • Financial Indicators
  • Residence Indicators

2016 Factbook