AU's Self-Study Timetable

Dates Activity/Task
November 2018 MSCHE Self-Study Institute
January 2019 – April 2019 Skype meeting with Commission staff liaison
Identify Co-Chairs
Establish Steering Committee and Working Groups
Draft Self-Study Design
May 2019 Self-Study Design to Commission staff liaison
Visit from Commission staff liaison (May 15, 2019)
May 2019 – June 2019 Revise Self-Study Design
Submit Self-Study Design to MSCHE for approval
July 2019 – November 2019 Working Groups gather and analyze data and compile and refine Evidence Inventory
Working Groups draft reports for Steering Committee
December 2019 – April 2020 Team Chair selected
Team Visit dates selected
Approved Self-Study Design to Team Chair
First Draft of Self-Study Report consolidated and shared with Athabasca University for feedback
May 2020 – August 2020 Revise Self-Study Report
Share with Athabasca Community for review
September 2020 Complete draft of Self-Study Report to Team Chair
October 2020 Team Chair’s Preliminary Visit to Athabasca University
November 2020 – December 2020 Revise and finalize Self-Study Report based on Team Chair feedback
Completed version of Self-Study available for Athabasca University community
January 2021 Final Self-Study Report and Evidence Inventory uploaded to MSCHE portal
March 2021 Evaluation Team Visit to Athabasca University
Team Report to Athabasca University
Institutional Response
June 2021 Commission meets to determine action