The Office of Research and Assessment for Student Affairs (ORASA) provides leadership and vision in establishing and managing the Division of Student Affairs program evaluation and research efforts to support long-term planning focusing on policy, practice, and program development.

As a part of this charge, a variety of consultation is available for program evaluation, quantitative and qualitative research methods, learning outcomes assessment, data collection, and data analysis and presentation.

ORASA collaborates with various offices, administrators and faculty, including teams, committees, task forces, and work groups, on student life based fact-finding, policy development and implementation.