Data Sharing Consortiums/Cooperatives

Catholic Higher Education Research Cooperative (CHERC)
Higher Education Data Sharing Consortium (HEDS)


Association for Institutional Research (AIR)
Society for College and University Planning (SCUP)
American Association of University Professors (AAUP)
Association of Jesuit College and Universities (AJCU)
Association for the Study of Higher Education (ASHE)
Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities (ACCU)
Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Pennsylvania (AICUP)
National Association of Student Personnel Administrators (NASPA)
American College Personnel Association (ACPA)
American Educational Research Association (AERA)
National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities(NAICU)


American Council on Education (ACE)
The Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education
Council for the Advancement of Standards in Higher Education (CAS)
The Chronicle of Higher Education
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Internet Resources for Higher Education Outcomes Assessment

National Databases

The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)
Census Bureau Home Page
Library of Congress
National Center for Educational Statistics
U.S. Department of Education

Survey Research

National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE)
Higher Education Research Institute (HERI)

College Guidebooks

The College Board
USNews & World Report
Princeton Review

Data Definitions:

Common Data Set Initiative 

Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) Glossary

Career Development Center Post Graduation Surveys

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