The Committee for the Assessment of the Undergraduate Student Experience (CAUSE) is intended to support the measurement of student growth, development and learning both inside and outside the classroom at Washington University in St. Louis.

CAUSE StudentBy coordinating data collection from relevant services and programs, we aim to advance a culture of continuous improvement for the undergraduate experience.

Faculty and staff from a variety of departments meet biweekly to discuss assessment initiatives taking place across campus. Meetings focus on best practices in assessment and opportunities for collaboration between departments.