Office of Planning and Institutional Research


The Office of Planning & Institutional Research (OPIR) is moving to the Villanova Center on Thursday, July 19th, and Friday, July 20th. The office will reopen on Monday, July 23rd at 9:00 am.

The mailing address will remain: 800 E. Lancaster Avenue, OPIR, Villanova, PA 19085.

The location of the office is 789 E. Lancaster Ave., Suite 120, Villanova, Pa 19085. Please enter through the center doors of the building, and continue straight to Suite 120, which is located on the right hand side past the hallway to the Azie Asian Restaurant.

About Us

A highly-respected, highly-utilized office with a deeply collegial, service-oriented team that renders outstanding professional work, including:

  • Conducting cutting edge studies and offering technical assistance in support of strategic planning at the university, college and department levels.
  • Conducting evaluation and assessment studies and data analysis at all levels as well as offering technical assistance in these areas.
  • Managing and continuously improving the CATS data collection/analysis/reporting system, including preparing special reports and data mining.
  • Collecting certain externally mandated data and data for professional organizations. 

Contact Us

Office Location:

789 E. Lancaster Avenue, Suite 120
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085

Summer Office Hours:

Monday - Thursday: 9:00am - 5:00pm
Friday: 9:00am - 12:00pm (Through August 10th)

Mailing Address
Office of Planning & Institutional Research (OPIR)
800 Lancaster Avenue
Villanova, PA 19085

Phone: 610.519.4558
Fax: 610.519.7162


Meet Our Staff