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Guide to the Office of Analytic Studies and Institutional Research Records
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  • Overview of the Collection
  • Historical Note:
  • Access Terms
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Contents

  • Overview of the Collection

    Collection Title: Office of Analytic Studies and Institutional Research Records
    Dates: 1898-1973
    Bulk Dates: 1940-1973
    Identification: MS-0315
    Creator: Office of Analytic Studies and Institutional Research
    Physical Description: 0.61 linear ft
    Language of Materials: English
    Repository: Special Collections & University Archives
    5500 Campanile Dr. MC 8050
    San Diego, CA, 92182-8050
    URL: http://library.sdsu.edu/scua
    Email: scref@rohan.sdsu.edu
    Phone: 619-594-6791

    Historical Note:

    The Office of Analytic Studies and Institutional Research (ASIR) provides analysis, institutional research, and management information that supports and strengthens the operations, decision making, and planning processes of San Diego State University. Considered a campus-wide resource, ASIR also delivers analytical support and consultative services for administrative and academic units.

    Access Terms

    This Collection is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

    Corporate Name:

    San Diego State University -- History -- 20th century -- Sources
    San Diego State University. Office of Analytic Studies and Institutional Research -- Archives

    Genre/Form of Material:

    Institutional Archives

    Topical Term:

    College attendance -- California -- San Diego -- Statistics
    San Diego State University. Class of 1949

    Administrative Information

    Conditions Governing Use:

    The copyright interests in some of these materials have been transferred to or belong to San Diego State University. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections means that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. Permissions is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish.  Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

    Conditions Governing Access:

    This collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation:

    Identification of item, folder title, box number, Office of Analytic Studies and Institutional Research Records, Special Collections and University Archives, Library and Information Access, San Diego State University.

    Scope and Contents

    The ASIR Records document San Diego State University's enrollment and includes statistical information from 1898-1973.  It consists solely of paper records. Included in this collection is an in depth statistical study of the university's graduating class of 1949.  This study was conducted in order to obtain statistical data for use in administrative policies and procedures. Of note in this study is the number of veterans attending SDSU as 1949 was the first graduating class which included veterans who entered as freshmen following World War II.  Also included in this collection is enrollment information from 1945-1972; this information is broken down by department and/or discipline, trends in enrollment, active enrollment, semester breakdowns by year and gender, detailed semester summaries by discipline, and enrollment projections for the years 1959-1971.  There is no filing order.