The performance of higher education institutions may be assessed by a wide range of criteria. Various performance indicators for CU Boulder are listed below.

  • Annual report to the CU Regents on test scores, grade distributions, and student surveys.
  • Collegiate Learning Assessment (CLA) - Typically done every 3 years
  • Data published in College Portrait

  • See our IPEDS site for information on Data Feedback Reports for CU Boulder, by year

Learn more about the undergraduate learning goals set forth by the provost and the steps taken in improving our students' learning and experiences while at CU Boulder. 

Visit our Assessing and Improving webpage

  • Colorado Dept of Higher Education compilation of Colorado rank among states on 30+ measures, with backup data
  • See the NCHEMS Information Center for comparative data for states and counties, and useful contextual information. Also on this site, refer to "Policy Questions" to find answers to specific questions regarding Colorado's (and other states') system of higher education.