Excellence in Assessment Designation

Excellence badge CSUEB Receives Excellence in Assessment Award 

In 2021, California State East Bay became the first public university in California to receive the Excellence in Assessment award by the National Institute for Learning Outcomes Assessment. This designation, the first national initiative of its kind, recognizes institutions that successfully integrate assessment practices throughout the institution, provide evidence of student learning outcomes, and use assessment results to guide institutional decision-making and improve student performance.

This is an award that acknowledges Cal State East Bay’s strong commitment to our students. It recognizes the collaborative work of our faculty, staff, and students collectively and authentically examining how we are making continuous and meaningful improvements to student learning at all levels.



Review Cal State East Bay's Excellence in Assessment application emphasizing our collaborative and innovative culture, integrated processes, ongoing improvements, and a long-standing commitment to equity and social justice.

Read the article Reflections on California State University East Bay’s Excellence in Assessment Designation through the Lens of Student Learning and SuccessWritten by cross-disciplinary faculty and staff across the University, the article highlights top assessment achievements pointing toward student success and future directions toward strengthening student success.

Review EastBay Today's article, Bridging the Math Gap outlining an example of an ongoing improvement to the Math Lab which was upgraded to a hybrid tutoring model.