Institutional Research & Effectiveness

Bresee Hall
Office Mission

The Office of Institutional Research and Effectiveness supports the College’s mission to maximize college governance by collecting, analyzing and reporting data about Hartwick College, its constituents and peer institutions. It enables offices to assess progress on the institutional goals outlined in the Organizing Principle and Strategic Framework.

Office Responsibilities

  • Coordinates federal and state reporting
  • Provides data to college guidebooks
  • Responds to diverse data requests from the internal campus community, outside accrediting agencies and other external organizations
  • Serves as an information resource for assessment of student learning and institutional effectiveness

Office Goals

  • Enhance data sharing and improve transparency
  • Provide timely and consistent data in support of administration decision making
  • Coordinate and submit accurate data for the external reporting to government agencies and other organizations
  • Provide support for college-wide assessment activities


J. R. Bjerklie
Director of Institutional Research and Effectiveness

Judith Walsh
Research Analyst


Bresee Hall 206
One Hartwick Drive
Oneonta, NY 13820
Fax: 607-431-4794