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Potsdam Prepared: Fall 2021 Updates

Middle States Self-Study Timeline

Fall 2019

  • Steering Committee co-chairs named
  • Co-chairs attend MSCHE Self-study Institute
  • Steering Committee members named and convened

Spring 2020

  • Survey College community to inform Steering Committee’s development of campus priorities and Self-study design
  • Campus priorities for Self-study are finalized and Self-study design is drafted
  • Working Groups named

Summer 2020

  • Self-study design finalized and shared with College community

Fall 2020

  • Working Groups analyze information and draft preliminary findings
  • MSCHE liaison visits campus

Spring 2021

  • Working Groups submit final reports
  • Final findings and recommendations lists prepared and shared with College community

Summer 2021

  • Writer completes Self-study Report draft

Fall 2021

  • 10/13: Self-study Report draft to President’s Council, Provost’s Cabinet, & select stakeholders
  • 10/20: Presentation to President’s Council
  • 10/20: Comments from President’s Council & Provost’s Cabinet to Middle States co-chairs
  • 10/25 – 11/3: Self-study Report draft to campus, coupled with open forums for faculty/staff & students
  • 11/5: Self-study Report draft to Officer-in-Charge Dr. Graham for final approval
  • 11/8: Self-study Report draft to Evaluation Team chair, Dr. Emily Williams
  • 11/19: Dr. Emily Williams visits campus (virtually)

Spring 2022

  • 2/21: Final Self-study Report submitted to Evaluation Team & campus community
  • 4/3 – 4/6: Evaluation Team visits & reports