The Association for Institutional Research (AIR) and the Indiana Association for Institutional Research are co-hosting a “NEW” IPEDS workshops for data providers and users at no cost for participants.  Financial support for this workshop is provided by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

Location:  Indiana University, Indiana Memorial Union, Bloomington, IN

March 21, 2024 – 8:00 – 11:30 am

IPEDS Data Tools

This workshop provides a hands-on deep dive into the IPEDS Use the Data website to better determine which of the various tools to use in applied higher education research. Participants can expect to learn when to use Data Trends, Statistical Tables, Summary Tables, Compare Institutions, and Custom Data Downloads leading to increased efficiency in responding to data requests. We will explore each of these tools and the benefits and limitations of each.

To register, please use this link:  AIR/INAIR IPEDS Data Tools (In-Person Workshop) | AIR (

Note: Participants are required to bring a MAC or PC laptop with wireless capability and Microsoft Excel.

The workshops are limited to 45 participants and seats are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Seat confirmations are delivered via email on a rolling basis approximately 3 business days after an online seat registration is submitted.