Office of University Planning and Analysis
Our mission is to facilitate informed decision-making regarding VIU's academic plans and priorities by providing timely, relevant information.
The Office of University Planning and Analysis has identified five goals, each pertaining to a service area.
Our goals are:
- Program Planning Services:
To support academic planning, necessary to meeting existing and future student needs, by identifying emerging demographic, education, and labour market trends.
- Program Quality Services:
To promote a culture of program assessment and continuous improvement through Faculty-driven program reviews and research projects that address questions relating to institutional priorities.
- Reporting Services:
To provide accurate and relevant information in its appropriate context to meet VIU’s reporting responsibilities.
- Management Support Services:
To enhance VIU’s effectiveness by providing reliable information to management and supporting enrolment planning and management.
- Data Administration Services:
To continually improve the quality and timeliness of our department’s data services.