Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Postsecondary Success

To learn more about our work to improve higher education data and information, please visit the pages below:

  • Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education: Background, status, and lessons learned from the pilot phase of the organization’s Multi-State Longitudinal Data Exchange encompassing four states (Hawaii, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington).
  • State Higher Education Executive Officers: 50-state data and analysis on the status of state- and system-level postsecondary data systems (Strong Foundations); multi-state community of practice focusing on state data system improvement.
  • Institute for Higher Education Policy: Convener of PostsecData, a coalition of more than 30 organizations committed to improving higher education data.
  • Postsecondary Data Partnership: This initiative, led by the National Student Clearinghouse, is designed to help participating colleges and universities gain a fuller picture of student progress and outcomes, more efficiently meet various reporting requirements, and identify where to focus resources to increase student success.