Institutional Research

The Office of Institutional Research supports the university by:

  • maintaining records related to student enrollment and demographics, and providing in-depth analysis of those records, including production of the annual Factbook 
  • coordinating research and survey submissions for external accrediting bodies and organizations including federal and state agencies and higher education organizations. 
  • providing timely and accurate research and analysis necessary for planning and decision making to assist with strategic planning and institutional effectiveness 
  • coordinating regional accreditation processes and assisting with specialized accreditation 
  • conducting survey research for university departments 
  • providing  data and information for internal and external requests 

    If you have questions or need more information, please feel free to contact any of our team members.         Main office phone:540-665-4539

Pamela Lamborne

Associate Director
Institutional Research


Phone: 540-665-4539
Fax: 540-678-4449

Gerry Sims, Research Assistant Institutional Research


Lucia Thomas, Research Assistant Institutional Research


Quick Statistics

Founded in 1875, Shenandoah is a private, medium-size, moderately-selective university in Winchester, Va., a metropolitan area of approximately 100,000 people. Its main campus is adjacent to Interstate 81 at exit 313B in the northern Shenandoah Valley. Shenandoah University is affiliated with the United Methodist Church. Read More

Student Information

Academic Program (Educational Programs, Instructional Facilities, and Faculty) Areas of Study Code of Conduct for Education Loans Code of Conduct for Education Loans Completion/Graduation and Transfer-out Rates Factbook Consumer Information on College Navigator Website (including student activities offered by the institution, services offered by the institution for individuals with disabilities, career and placement services offered…Read More


SU Factbook

SU Factbook The Factbook is updated during the Fall and Spring of each academic year. The link that follows summarizes SU demographic data through the 2012-2013 academic year.   Since data in the Factbook is drawn from various sources and time periods, there may appear to be inconsistencies. These are not incorrect numbers, merely situations that…Read More

Shenandoah University Final Course Evaluations

For Students  Your feedback helps us to maintain and improve the quality of your courses.  Completing the online evaluation will only take a minimal amount of your time (approximately 5-10 minutes).  Please follow these steps to complete your course evaluation(s):  1.   You will receive an email with a link to course evaluation for your classes…Read More

IR Data/Research Requests

You may request data and research from the Office of Institutional Research.  Examples of data/research request include surveys that can be deployed to members of the SU community and other historical figures that IR tracks. Read More