Assessment Resources

Guides and Presentations

The following guides and presentations have been prepared by the Office of Academic Assessment to assist assessment reporters and others interested in the academic assessment process.

Introduction to Academic Assessment (September 2014) (pdf) (presentation)

Foundations of Academic Assessment (April 2012) (pdf)

Guide to Assessment of Student Learning Outcomes (2012) (pdf)


The Office of Academic Assessment offers occasional workshops on different aspects of assessment.  Check back here for future offerings.


We are happy to meet with you (assessment reporters, department chairs, assessment committees, etc.) to discuss particular concerns and answer questions about assessment.  Please contact John Duffield at 3-2615 or

Assessment Websites

This page contains links to websites and documents that we have found particularly useful.

Books on Assessment

Here you can find some of the most useful books on assessment.