Changes are being requested from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB), to be effective beginning with the 2008-09 IPEDS data collection.
On October 19, 2007, the U.S. Department of Education posted to the Federal Register the "Final Guidance on Maintaining, Collecting and Reporting Data on Race and Ethnicity (R/E) to the U.S. Department of Education."
The Fall 2007 web-based data collection is now open. The IPEDS Help Desk is available to answer questions about data submissions at 1-877-225-2568 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
List of OMB-approved changes to the IPEDS 2007-08 Data Collection
On July 20, 2006, NCES sought final comments from the higher education community on its proposal to implement new categories and definitions for classification of first-professional degree reporting in IPEDS.
Schedule for IPEDS 2006-07 Web Collection
The information will help keyholders and data users understand finance concepts that will make reporting and using IPEDS data clearer and easier
2005-06 IPEDS Reporting Guidelines offered for institutions who have agreed to accept students displaced as a result of hurricane Katrina.
Report discusses the limitations of using the aggregate data collected through IPEDS in comparison with what would be available through unit record reporting.
The National Center for Education Statistics Requests Your Input for a Technical Review Panel Meeting