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Student learning takes many forms

Office of Assessment

Our goal is to guide assessment at Santa Clara University with a focus on the improvement of student learning.

The Office of Assessment:
  • Collaborates with faculty, staff, students, and administrators to develop meaningful assessment of student learning
  • Assists programs in all stages of the assessment process
  • Helps develop manageable and meaningful assessment processes
  • Communicates evidence of student learning and development
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Annual Assessment Report Form 2020-21


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Why Assessment Matters

"Assessing student learning is an integral part of teaching. It's not easy. It takes time. But it is essential . . . Assessing student learning is important because learning is the point of higher education."
- Dr. Catherine Wehlburg