• Dr. Marisol Arredondo Samson
  • Robert Pankey
  • Dr. Carlos Lopez
Institutional Research and Decision Support (IRADS)

» Institutional Research and Decision Support (IRADS)

Institutional Research and Decision Support (IRADS) is the source of official university statistics.  IRADS equips administrators, staff, and faculty with data to support planning, policy development, and decision making to advance student success and further the overall mission of the University.  IRADS staff serve as data coaches and consultants partnering with the Chapman community to gather, interpret, and transform data into insightful and actionable information for informed decision making.

More About What We Do



To serve the Chapman community by providing accurate, timely, and actionable data that facilitates informed decisions and improves student success.


To help all members of the Chapman community be informed decision-makers who are insightful, curious, and proactive.

To empower information and data users across campus to identify opportunities for meaningful change and improvement.

Ad Hoc Data

Use the Data Request Form to obtain information unavailable through your usual data sources. Note: a Chapman staff or faculty login is required.

Consultation Appointments

Book a brainstorming session with the whole team, join a Data Walk, schedule a Panther Analytics refresher, or book time with an individual staff member using our Bookings Site.