About Assessment

The OAIR supports Longwood’s ongoing and systematic assessment for continuous improvement while fostering a culture of assessment by

• Facilitating program/service review and assessments 
• Coordinating the university wide assessment activities to ensure the activities are aligned with the accountability requirements or standards developed by The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC), The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV), and specialized professional accrediting agencies
• Managing the campus-wide utilization of the institution’s online assessment and accreditation management system
• Enabling faculty/staff to develop leadership in assessment through collaborative and scholarly research and collegial professional development opportunities