Winthrop University: Business Intelligence and Data Management - About The Office

Business Intelligence and Data Management

About The Office

The Office of Business Intelligence and Data Management is part of the Division of Academic Affairs and provides the following services to the Winthrop community:


BIDM helps support decision making across the university by providing timely and accurate reports and data from the student information system and other sources.  BIDM provides business logic and knowledge through functional requirements, software development, testing, implementation, integration, documentation, maintenance, and ongoing support.  Our team collaborates with other areas of Academic Affairs and the university responsible for data services, reporting, and academic support of the University.


BIDM provides assistance to faculty, staff, and student users with survey administration, maintenance, and reporting.  This includes survey creation, distribution, and response analysis through the Qualtrics system.

Faculty Activity and Reporting

BIDM provides assistance with user administration, reporting, tenure and promotion processes, and data collection for all colleges of the University through the Interfolio/Faculty 180 system.

Last Updated: 5/16/22