How to Join

Become a part of this exciting project to benchmark your institution's education support services. 

How to Join

New Members Returning Members

New Members: Select this button to complete the membership form and select your modules.

Returning Members: Select this button to sign in, confirm or edit existing account, renew and select your modules.

University Benchmark Project Modules and Member Fees

University Benchmark Project Opens for Membership on May 1 with Data Collection Beginning July 1.  Learn more about the timeline.

Choose which modules to participate from Administrative Services or Student Services modules or all:  

Administrative Services Module I

This module covers the ranges of administrative services from the Business Office, Advancement, Human Resources, Institutional Effectiveness and Marketing.

Administrative Services Module II

This module covers the ranges of administrative services from Research Services, Information Technology, Physical Plant, Police and the Library.

Student Services Module I

This module covers the ranges of student services as defined by CAS standards including:   

  • Disability Resources
  • Graduate and Professional Student Programs
  • International Student Programs
  • LGBTQ+ Programs
  • Multicultural Student Programs
  • Post-traditional and Commuter Student Programs
  • TRIO and College Access Programs
  • Veterans and Military-Connected Programs
  • Women's and Gender Programs
  • Campus Activities Programs
  • Campus Religious, Secular and Spiritual Programs
  • College Honor Society Programs
  • Collegiate Recreation Programs
  • Fraternity and Sorority Advising Programs
  • Student Leadership Programs
  • Student Media Programs
  • Sustainability Programs
  • Academic Advising
  • Civic Engagement and Service-Learning Programs
  • Career Services, Conference and Events Programs
  • Education Abroad Programs and Services
  • Internship Programs
  • Learning Assistance Programs
  • Undergraduate Research Programs

Student Services Module II

This module covers the ranges of student services as defined by CAS standards including:   

  • Campus Bookstore
  • Dining Services Programs
  • Housing and Residential Life Programs
  • College Unions and Parking Services
  • Undergraduate Admissions Programs and Services
  • Financial Aid Programs
  • Registrar Programs and Services
  • Campus Information and Visitor Services
  • Orientation Programs
  • Parent and Family Programs
  • Testing Programs and Services
  • Transfer Student Programs and Services
  • Alcohol and Other Drug Programs
  • Counseling Services
  • Clinical Health Services
  • Case Management Services
  • Health Promotion Services
  • Sexual Violence-Related Programs and Services
  • Student Conduct Programs
  • Student Affairs Assessment

Annual Membership Fees

Cost is determined by your institution’s size and the number of modules selected. The cost per module decreases with each additional module that your institution selects.  

Institution Size
by Student FTE


1 Module


2 Modules


3 Modules


All Modules

< 1,000

$   600

$   900



1,000 to < 3,000

$   800










Special Pricing for College Systems

Special pricing is available for those who want to join as a college system and report more than one campus. Please contact us for more information.

New Members Returning Members

Contact us if you have any questions.

Schedule a demo, if you like, to get a better picture of the power in our benchmarking tools and reports.

Members receive reports and ongoing access to member-year data to make benchmark comparisons. Uses of University Benchmark Project resources are subject to confidentiality and data use conditions, and members are expected to abide by data use and publication policies included in membership agreements.