Institutional Effectiveness

Mission of the Department of Institutional Effectiveness

The mission of the Department of Institutional Effectiveness at Virginia International University is to contribute to the fulfillment of the university mission and a culture of continuous improvement by leading and supporting university-wide assessment activities. The office seeks to direct planning, analysis, evaluation, and information dissemination in academic and administrative units through support of university-wide planning and monitoring progress of strategic goals. The office also oversees assessment activities in academic and administrative departments, updates and oversees implementation of the Campus Effectiveness Plan, manages updates to departmental handbooks, manages inventory of surveys, collaborates with outside entities, and maintains and evaluates quality assurance in all departments.

The university understands the importance of offering the best possible student experience. If you have any complaint regarding anything related to VIU please feel free to read the Student Complaint Procedure.

The maintenance and enhancement of the academic standards of VIU depend on the commitment of the whole VIU community and student body as well.

Suggestion for VIU

Online: 
Online
Easily submit your suggestions through our Online Suggestion Box!
On-campus: 
On-campus
Leave a suggestion in the box at the front desk in:
Map Point Village Drive Building: 4401 Village Drive, Fairfax, VA 22030
In-person: 
In-person
Visit at any time during our office hours:
Mondays: 10 am -12 pm
Tuesdays: 9-11 am
Wednesdays: 3-5 pm
Thursdays: 9-11 am
Fridays: 2-4 pm

Thank you for helping to make VIU a better place to work and study!