CDS is a survey conducted by participating publishers. The survey consists of items that institutional researchers at colleges and universities indicated a need to standardize. Publishers participating in the CDS initiative include: The College Board, Peterson's, and U.S. News & World Report.

2018-2019 COMMON DATA SET DIRECTORY

Section A: General Information
Section B: Enrollment and Persistence
Section C: First Time, First Year, (Freshman) Admission
Section D: Transfer Admission
Section E: Academic Offerings and Policies
Section F: Student Life
Section G: Annual Expenses
Section H: Financial Aid
Section I: Instructional Faculty and Class Size
Section J: Degrees Conferred

2017-2018 COMMON DATA SET DIRECTORY

Section A: General Information
Section B: Enrollment and Persistence
Section C: First Time, First Year, (Freshman) Admission
Section D: Transfer Admission
Section E: Academic Offerings and Policies
Section F: Student Life
Section G: Annual Expenses
Section H: Financial Aid
Section I: Instructional Faculty and Class Size
Section J: Degrees Conferred

2016-2017 COMMON DATA SET DIRECTORY

Section A: General Information
Section B: Enrollment and Persistence
Section C: First Time, First Year, (Freshman) Admission
Section D: Transfer Admission
Section E: Academic Offerings and Policies
Section F: Student Life
Section G: Annual Expenses
Section H: Financial Aid
Section I: Instructional Faculty and Class Size
Section J: Degrees Conferred
 

2015-2016 COMMON DATA SET DIRECTORY

Section A: General Information
Section B: Enrollment and Persistence
Section C: First Time, First Year (Freshman) Admission
Section D: Transfer Admission
Section E: Academic Offerings and Policies
Section F: Student Life
Section G: Annual Expenses
Section H: Financial Aid
Section I: Instructional Faculty and Class Size
Section J: Degrees Conferred