Institutional Research and Effectiveness Support (IRES) is a service oriented function of the Division of Academic Affairs that provides information and proposes alternative solutions to support the decision-making process. The scope of IRES's responsibility is university wide and assumes the responsibility of either generating or supervising the development of all official University data reports. IRES provides official reporting to both internal and external agencies to include:
The University of West Florida is one of eleven public universities within the Florida Board of Education's Division of Colleges and Universities. An inventory of Florida Statutes can be found at the Florida Legislature's website.