University Planning

Fiscal Year 2010 Performance Report - December 18, 2009 Update

In June 2008, the Western Illinois University Board of Trustees approved implementation of Higher Values in Higher Education 2008-2018, with the Vision Statement that “Western Illinois University will be the leader in educational quality, opportunity, and affordability amongst its peers.” This performance dashboard shares our results in our 3 primary areas of focus.

This report provides the status of University’s performance indicator values for 2009 compared to 2008. As is shown in the figures below, in the first year of implementation of Higher Values in Higher Education 2008-2018, 36 of the University’s performance indicators (72 percent) were progressing in the desired direction compared to 14 (28 percent) showing no change or moving in the opposite direction.

  • 14 of the Educational Demand & Quality indicators (56 percent) progressed in the desired direction, compared to 11(44 percent) showing no change or moving in the opposite direction.
  • 14 of the Educational Opportunity indicators (88 percent) progressed in the desired direction, compared to 2 (12 percent) showing no change or moving in the opposite direction.
  • 8 of the Affordability & Financial Strength indicators (89 percent) progressed in the desired direction, compared to 1 (11 percent) showing no change or moving in the opposite direction.

We invite you to take advantage of our interactive dashboard presentation. By clicking on the links above, the images below, or via the navigation tools provided to the left, you can then visit a more detailed view of our performance within each of the three primary areas of focus. There, not only will you see more detail, but you will also be able to view tables where you can choose on which attribute you wish to sort, as well as graphical representation of the data.

And of course, you may also download a complete PDF of the written report.

 

Pie Chart of Educational Demand and Quality Progress Pie Chart of Educational Opportunity Progress

 

 

Pie Chart of Affordability & Financial Strength Progress