Office of Planning and Analysis

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Tom Holdford

Welcome to the Office of Planning & Analysis

At the Office of Planning & Analysis (OPA), our purpose is to create decision support that helps Berkeley better fulfill its teaching, research and public service mission and champion our campus goal of promoting access and excellence. We care deeply about the success of our students and strive to conduct the type of actionable research that improves the student experience while remaining good stewards of our resources.

Planning & Analysis Highlights

New "Our Berkeley" Dashboards Released

March 5, 2018

The Our Berkeley data digest is an easy-to-use, comprehensive site for public-facing UC Berkeley data.  As of March 5, 2018, the Our Berkeley site now contains 15 interactive dashboards, showing campus data ranging from undergraduate admissions to graduation rates.  For a quick, visual overview of Berkeley's undergraduate population, check out the "Of Every 100 Students" dashboard!

Spring 2018 Student Census Now Available

February 28, 2018

The Spring 2018 census of enrolled students is now complete and available to campus users in Cal Answers.  The total student census count of 40,044 marks the first spring semester that Berkeley has exceeded 40,000 students.