Assessment reporting cycle

All degree and certificate programs are required to maintain a plan for the annual assessment of student learning outcomes. Annual assessment reports are to completed and entered into Taskstream AMS by the first Friday in October.

Please note that assessment cycles overlap: planning for the upcoming year occurs before final reporting for the current year.

August 2021
September to October 2021
September 2021 to May 2022
August 2022
September to October 2022
2021-22 assessment cycle begins

Identify learning outcomes that will be assessed for 2021-22

Create assessment administration plan for 2021-22
Analyze and report 2020-21 assessment findings

2020-21 Assessment Findings and Closing the Loop Action Plan reports are due in Taskstream AMS by the first Friday in October
Conduct assessments for 2021-22

Collect evidence of student learning for 2021-22 assessment plan
2022-23 assessment cycle begins

Identify learning outcomes that will be assessed for 2022-23

Create assessment administration plan for 2022-23
Analyze and report 2021-22 assessment findings

2021-22 Assessment Findings and Closing the Loop Action Plan reports are due in Taskstream AMS by the first Friday in October

Read VCU’s policy, Assessing Student Learning Outcomes.

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