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Information technology tools and resources at the UW


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Enterprise Integration Platform facilitates use of data by UW applications

With Workday, the UW now has access to a rich array of human resources and payroll data not previously available — a significant institutional improvement for data-driven decision making. But the UW faced a major challenge in ensuring that data derived from Workday could integrate with less flexible, older University administrative systems that still must also consume data directly from the UW […]

UW Global Engagement

Interactive map shows UW’s global engagement, uses Tableau

A new interactive global map uses data visualizations to demonstrate the University’s engagement around the world. The online map, hosted on UW-IT’s Tableau server, extracts key datasets from the UW’s Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW) and displays them in a visual format, available to the public. UW-IT’s Enterprise Information, Integration & Analytics (EIIA) group helped build the architecture that supports […]

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Discover UW’s Global Impact with New UW Profiles Dashboards

The measure of the University of Washington’s true worth comes in the impact we have on the world. Our impact is broad and truly global, with projects and partnerships in more than 130 countries and with students and alumni engaged in efforts in nearly 200 countries. The new Global Engagement dashboards can help UW leaders, […]

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New Peer Dashboards Now Available

Ever wonder how the University of Washington measures up against other similar schools? Using the eleven Peer dashboards on the UW Profiles website, you can now see for yourself. Four dashboards focus on student measures (graduation, retention, enrollment, and awards) and seven dashboards focus on finance data (expenses, revenue and endowment). Among the newest dashboards, Expenses Story leads the reader through a […]

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New UW Profiles Release – Peer Dashboards and Global Filtering

Did you know the University of Washington ranks 1st in Biochemistry degrees conferred among the top 25 US News and World Reports-ranked public universities? That’s just one of many facts you can discover using new dashboards in UW Profiles. Four new Peer Dashboards show how UW compares with national cohorts, all US public and private institutions, […]