Institutional Research, Assessment and Planning (IRAP)

The Office of Institutional Research, Assessment, and Planning (IRAP) serves as a comprehensive source for information about UW-La Crosse. Within our website you will find information on enrollment, retention and graduation, degrees, accreditation, assessment, and more.

Hoeschler Tower
Badger Street
Spring Chemistry
Geography Bluffs
Computer Science
Student Lifestyle
Prairie Springs Science Center
Morris Hall
Wittich Hall
Political Science
Graff Main Hall
Physical Therapy

Mission, Vision, and Values Statement


The Office of Institutional Research, Assessment and Planning (IRAP) is responsible for the collection, analysis, interpretation and dissemination of accurate and timely information to support the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse in decision-making, planning, assessing student learning and institutional reporting.


Institutional Research, Assessment and Planning empowers the UWL community to make data informed decisions driving improvement and change for students, faculty and staff.



UW System Resources

The UW System Office of Policy Analysis & Research (OPAR) oversees the collection and management of student, curricular, admissions, and financial aid data from UW System institutions and conducts relevant analysis in these areas. OPAR produces publicly available Education Reports & Statistics and data for campus administrators (UW credential required).