|TIMELINE OF MSCHE Self-Study Process for Siena College (TENTATIVE)|
|July-August 2021||Initiate discussions on MSCHE Self-Study needs.|
|Fall 2021||Steering Committee Chair(s) and members chosen.
Steering Committee Chair(s) & Cabinet confirms its Self-Study model.
Steering Committee Chair(s) & Cabinet determines types of Working Groups that will be needed.
Members of each Working Group chosen.
|November 2021||Attend MSCHE Self-Study Institute (10 people max).|
|January 2022||Remote meeting with Commission staff liaison (2nd or 3rd week).|
|January – April 2022||Draft Self-Study Design, including Charges for Working Groups
Identify Preliminary Evidence
Submit draft Self-Study Design by April 22 (2 weeks prior to Self-Study Prep Visit).
|May 9, 2022||Commission Staff Liaison Self-Study Prep Visit to Campus (virtual).|
|June - September 2022||MSCHE Suggests Revisions and Accepts Self-Study Design.
Working Groups conduct research and perform quality reviews on evidence.
|September – December 2022||Steering Committee oversees research and reporting by Working Groups.
Working Groups conduct research within the community, involving constituents as appropriate.
Working Group narratives begin to be drafted.
|January – May 2023||Round 1 narrative draft completed by Working Groups in mid-January and submitted to the Co-chairs.
Self-Study Evaluation Team Chair chosen.
Visit dates chosen.
Accepted Self-Study Design sent to Chair.
Steering Committee reviews Round 1 Draft Self-Study Report from Co-chairs (February 2023).
Revised Round 1 Draft Self-Study Report shared with campus community (April 2023)
|May – August 2023||Working Group incorporate Self-Study revisions based on community feedback to produce Round 2 Draft Self-Study Report (June 2023).
Co-Chairs review and prepare Round 2 Draft Self-Study Report (July 2023).
Steering Committee reviews and approves Round 2 Draft Self-Study Report (August 2023).
|September - November 2023||Round 2 Draft Self-Study report shared with Campus Community (mid-September).
Board of Trustees reviews Round 2 Draft Self-Study report (September).
Working Group incorporate Self-Study revisions based on community feedback to produce Round 3 Draft Self-Study Report.
Co-Chairs review and prepare Round 3 Draft Self-Study Report.
Steering Committee reviews and approves Round 3 Draft Self-Study Report.
Self-Study Report draft sent to MSCHE Team Chair (two weeks before MSCHE Team Chair’s preliminary visit).
MSCHE Team Chair’s Preliminary Visit.
|December 2023 – January 2024||Self-Study Report finalized based on Team Chair feedback and Shared with Campus.|
|February – March 2024||Final Self-Study Report/Verification of Compliance/Evidence Inventory uploaded to MSCHE portal (six weeks before team visit).|
|February – May 2024||Self-Study MSCHE Evaluation Team Visit.
MSCHE Team Report.
|June/November 2024||MSCHE Commission meets to determine action.|