IPEDS Workshop
July 13, 2017
 8:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Washington, DC
Registration Deadline: July 3, 2017

 Workshop seats are allocated on a first-come, first served basis.


The Association for Institutional Research (AIR) is co-hosting a half-day IPEDS Workshop for data providers and users .  Funding for this workshop is provided by the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES).

Morning workshop content: IPEDS Human Resources Training

This workshop prepares individuals to accurately complete the IPEDS Human Resources (HR) survey. It is designed for IR and human resources professionals, as well as other researchers or administrators who want to increase their understanding of these data. Topics include preparing data to increase consistency within the survey, understanding data definitions, classification of employees and alignment of employee function with Bureau of Labor Statistics Standard Occupation Classification (SOC) codes, coordination of effort between stakeholders in and outside of an institution, and planning for efficacy of data beyond the IPEDS HR survey itself. Exercises cover classifying employees properly, preparing for and completing the IPEDS HR survey, and benchmarking with commonly used employee metrics.

Highlights ​

  • Held at the Holiday Inn Capitol 550 C Street, SW, Washington, DC  20024

  • Includes three hours of instruction and workshop materials

  • No tuition charge to participants


This workshop is limited to 45 participants. Workshop 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.

Workshop registration components:

  • ​ IPEDS Experience

  • Brief description of how the specific curriculum offered at the workshop will benefit you

  • Supervisor's Contact Information (for Workshop attendance acknowledgement communication)

Agreement to:

  • Bring a MAC or PC laptop with wireless capability and Microsoft Excel

  • Arrange and pay for travel and hotel as needed​

  • Attend the entire workshop and complete the workshop evaluation

  • Notify AIR immediately if unable to attend the workshop


  Note: If you have any special needs addressed by the American with Disabilities Act, please contact the IPEDS WorkshopTeam at 850-385-4155 x2 or e-mail ipedsworkshops@airweb.org