The Office of Institutional Research & Effectiveness (OIRE) is committed to support the University community by providing timely and accurate data and to assist in developing initiatives and programs to lead Kentucky State University, to renewed excellence on all forefronts.

Major Projects

  • The OIRE assesses and reports on the effectiveness of university units. In collaboration with the various institutional units, the Office provides analysis and recommendations to improve the effectiveness, productivity and value added in accordance with the university’s mission.
  • The OIRE surveys a number of groups throughout the year, including alumni, employees, faculty and graduating students
  • The OIRE reports institutional data to numerous external agencies. Significant reportage is sent to CUPA (the College and University Professional Association) and IPEDS (Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System). Other pertinent projects include the annual KSU Fact Book, KSU Quick Facts, and numerous internal and external data requests.


  • Location: Hume Hall, Suite 103
  • Phone: (502) 597-7014