Institutional reporting cycle

All degree and certificate programs are required to maintain a plan for the annual assessment of student learning outcomes. Annual assessment reports are to completed and entered into Taskstream AMS by the first Friday in October.

Please note that assessment cycles overlap: planning for the upcoming year occurs before final reporting for the current year.

August 2019
September to October 2019
September 2019 to May 2020
August 2020
September to October 2020
2019-20 assessment cycle begins

Identify learning outcomes that will be assessed for 2019-20

Establish administration plan
Analyze and report 2018-19 assessment findings

2018-19 assessment report due in Taskstream AMS by the first Friday in October
Conduct assessments for 2019-20

Collect evidence of student learning for 2019-20 assessment plan
2020-21 assessment cycle begins

Identify learning outcomes that will be assessed for 2020-21

Establish administration plan
Analyze and report 2019-20 assessment findings

2019-20 assessment report due in Taskstream AMS by the first Friday in October

Read VCU’s policy, Assessing Student Learning Outcomes.