The mission of the Office of Academic Assessment and Effectiveness (OAAE) is to advance student learning and teaching excellence through an impact-oriented philosophy and collaborative campus partnerships. OAAE uses institutional and programmatic assessments with evaluation techniques to drive evidence-based improvements in alignment with the institutions' mission, vision, and Strategic Directions 2020.


Browse the latest external accreditation reports from the Higher Learning Commission and our numerous specialty endorsements.

Assessment and Learning Resources

Learn why we conduct assessments and how to develop classroom techniques that will positively impact the teaching and student experience.

Assessment Funding Opportunities

Discover the assessment-related initiatives and activities funded by the OAAE.

Learning Goals and Outcomes

Explore our institutional, general education, and program learning outcomes to understand how the College of Saint Benedict-Saint John's University experience creates life-long learning practices.

Program Reviews and Annual Reports

Uncover the results of our program reviews and yearly accountability reports.

Services and Workshops

Collaborate with OAAE in your next assessment or reporting effort.