Data collection and reporting is an annual function of IRA. Data on enrollment, ethnicity, retention, graduation rates, financial aid, etc. is reported to the federal government in the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and can be accessed through the College Navigator. Census data is collected in the Common Data Set each fall semester and included in Enrollment by Major and Degree Completion reports. Information is provided to the the Higher Education Policy Commission in Charleston, West Virginia and is made public in the HEPC Report Card and in the Institutional Compact. Annual reports are also provided to the University Accrediting Agency, the Higher Learning Commission, in the Annual Institutional Update (see affiliation status).