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    Peer Comparisons Data

    Reviewing comparison data from sister and peer institutions is an essential component in evaluating UW-L's success in providing both a quality academic environment and appropriate student services for our students. Peer data comes from a variety of sources depending on how it is to be used. The links below contain information both about UW-L's standard peer groups, as well as sources for commonly requested peer comparison data.

    Peer Groups

    UW System

    IPEDS

    The  Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System  (IPEDS) is the core postsecondary education data collection program for the National Center for Educational Statistics (NCES). It is a single, comprehensive system designed to encompass all institutions and educational organizations whose primary purpose is to provide postsecondary education.

    • IPEDS Data Center  Allows comparisons between a focus institution and comparison institutions. Data are available only from the latest IPEDS data collection year, and results are simple and streamlined. Individuals that need access to more data should use the Peer Analysis System
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