Office of Institutional Effectiveness

Marston Hall

Interested in learning more about Seattle Pacific University? 

You’ve come to the right place.

The Office of Institutional Effectiveness (OIEF) provides the SPU administration a reliable and timely source of data, information, and analysis that supports planning and assessment of strategic initiatives.

Our primary role is to support

  1. Senior Leadership Team
  2. Academic deans and department chairs
  3. University administrators

We are also charged with increasing access to strategic information across the SPU community. Likewise, several areas of our site are also open to visitors.

If you have an idea on how to improve the usefulness of this site, contact us. We’re interested in your perspective.


Can’t find what you’re looking for? Let us know. (For computer-related questions, contact Computer and Information Systems).

To request a new, or to modify an existing, term in Data Dictionary, click button below. Choose “DataDictionary” under Categories. OIEF will work with all related parties and finalize any decision within one month.