Marcia Powers

Senior Principal Analyst
Primary office:
785-864-3660
St. Andrews Office Facility
Room 145


Marcia joined the OIRP team in July of 2017. Prior to that she worked for 13 years in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at KU where she was responsible for data analysis, course scheduling management, and space management. From 1998 to 2004, Marcia worked at the KU Medical Center as a research analyst for the office of Analysis and Planning. Currently, Marcia’s primary responsibilities include analysis of faculty and staff data for official and ad-hoc reporting. Before becoming a research analyst, Marcia worked as a field archaeologist, a lab assistant in an immunology lab, and selling and sewing high end designer fabrics. In her spare time, she enjoys reading, crafting, running, and is a Girl Scout troop leader. (MA in Anthropology).


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  • National Survey of Student Engagement (NSSE)

February 15 - June 1, 2018

Measures the participation of first-year and senior students in programs and activities that institutions provide for their learning and personal development. Sponsored by KU.

  • UCelebrate Survey

March 25 - May 1, 2018

Captures responses from a random sample of students to assess effectiveness of our social norms campaign, the Jayhawk Buddy System. Sponsored by Student Affairs.

  • Evaluation of Academic Advising Experience Survey

April 2 - April 27, 2018

To collect information about the student experience with academic advising at KU. The information collected will be used to improve academic advising services available to students.Sponsored by KU Advising Network.

  • KU Senior Survey

Spring 2019

Collect information about the student experience at KU from seniors.

  • KU Graduate Student Survey

Spring 2019

Collect information from graduate students about their experience at KU.