Institutional Research & Analyses

Institutional Research and Analyses (IR&A) sits within the division of Academic and Student Affairs and serves as a resource for the entire California State University community. We provide information, research, analytical services and data analysis that support evidence-based decision making, strategic planning and management of statistical and historical student data records at the CSU.​


​Applications & Admissions

The dashboards provide application and admission data  ​for undergraduate and graduate students who applied to the California State  ​University. 

​​Explore ​Applications &​ ​Admissions Data​​


The student enrollment dashboards provide information about key demographics of students enrolled at the California State University.

​​Explore Enrollment Data

Graduation & Success

​These dashboards provide data for student success metrics, including retention rates, graduation rates and degrees and credentials awarded.

​​Explore Graduation Data

Labor Market Outcomes​

This dashboard features information about postsecondary employment and the earnings of those who've recently graduated from the CSU.​

​​Explore Graduate Earnings Data

Reports & Analytics

This section has Fall and College Year Statistical reports featuring data about student applications, enrollment and completion.

See Reports & Analytics

Data Insights

High-quality data is one of the best ways to understand the impact, diversity and complexity of the CSU, as well as how we're achieving our goals for student success and more.

Learn More About Data Insights


Here you'll find shortcuts to the glossary page, enrollment reports, Reports & Analytics page, college-year reports, etc.

See Shortcuts

About IR&A

Meet the staff of Institutional Research & Analyses at the Chancellor's Office and at our campuses and learn about our department's mission and vision. 

Learn More About the IR&A Team 

Data Management

This resource--specifically for CSU staff--outlines reporting specifications and resources for CSU campuses.

Learn More About Data Manage​ment ​(for CSU staff; login required)