About the SSERC

The dedicated SSERC teams supports student success

What We Do

  • Conduct original scholarship embedded in practice at UC Santa Cruz aimed to promote equity and support the strategic priorities of the campus and address critical issues in higher education.
  • Provide online resources and toolkits for a variety of campus constituents to support program assessment and evaluation and answer common questions about measuring and understanding student success.
  • Facilitate learning, research, and professional development opportunities for graduate and undergraduate student researchers across disciplines.
  • Consult with the campus community about research, evaluation, and assessment to support program improvement and promote student success.
  • Support research and efforts of our faculty affiliates to encourage and promote research-based approaches for improvement.

Also, see our Mission and Approach.