Statewide Institutional Research and Budget
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UA Institutional Research & Analysis

Institutional Research and Analysis (SWIRA) provides comprehensive planning and management information to the UA Board of Regents, President, and executive staff, and promotes data-driven planning and accountability throughout the UA System.


   Gwendolyn Gruenig
   Associate Vice President
   ph. 907.450.8190
   f. 907.450.8181
   gdgruenig@alaska.edu



Core Functions:

  • Institutional, operational, and policy research and analysis
  • Planning support and standards
  • Enterprise-wide decision-support data and reporting
  • Setting common reporting standards
  • University survey assessments
  • External reporting to federal, state government and private entities
  • Performance-based budgeting
  • Accountability and performance assessment