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Service Updates: Postsecondary Data Partnership

The PDP continually adapts to education needs, staying up to date on the metrics that institutions need for comprehensive evaluation of their student bodies.

2020-2021 PDP Effective Dates

Considering the impact COVID-19 has had on higher education and the increasing need for up-to-date information, we have added additional effective dates to update the Clearinghouse enrollment and degree data on the relevant dashboards more frequently.

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New PDP Online Courses & Tutorials Available

The Clearinghouse, in collaboration with the Association for Institutional Research (AIR), has developed a new series of tutorials to help Postsecondary Data Partnership (PDP) users better understand and get the most out of their PDP service.

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PDP Data Submission Enhancements

The data submission process for the Postsecondary Data Partnership (PDP) has been enhanced to enable you to both make updates to your data and better manage your data submissions.

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Fall 2020 Data Submission

What new and existing Postsecondary Data Partnership users should know about the fall 2020 data submission and when analysis-ready files and dashboards will be available.

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Financial Aid Analysis-Ready (A/R) File

The Financial Aid Analysis-Ready file enables you to view calculated outcomes, such as unmet need and net price, in addition to a set of financial aid data elements from your submission file.

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Three New Dashboards & New Landing Page

This major PDP release represents a progressive step in providing you, as a higher education professional, access to better data and actionable insights so you can make more informed decisions in support of student success.

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New Features to Manage Data Submission

The Postsecondary Data Partnership (PDP) User Interface (UI) has been greatly enhanced to empower users by giving them greater control over what data files should be considered for reporting.

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Data Intake Improvements

The National Student Clearinghouse is deploying improvements to our data intake process, including term grids and overall aggregation improvements.

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Transfer Dashboards

The National Student Clearinghouse is deploying Transfer Dashboards in Tableau for Postsecondary Data Partnership participating institutions.

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Key Performance Indicators

The National Student Clearinghouse will deploy Tableau System of Institution level rollup, including Enrollment, CAR, CCR, Retention/Persistence, Non-Cohort, Gateway, Outcomes, and Executive Summary. All KPIs will be available from two- and four-year institution types.

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If you are experiencing issues with your service, you can check on the availability of our online system on the Service Availability Status page.