Institutional Research and Planning

Mission Statement

The Institutional Research and Planning office serves Cypress College by providing sound, action-oriented research in order to support institutional assessment, decision-making, and strategic planning. We strive to provide consistent and accurate information that will help decision-makers to act on behalf of students and the community to foster student success and institutional effectiveness.


Cypress College Complex, 3rd Floor, Room 318-320


Monday 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Tuesday 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Wednesday 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Thursday 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Friday 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Contact Information

T: (714) 484-7311


Philip Dykstra, Director, Institutional Research and Planning &
Accreditation Liaison Officer
T: (714) 484-7311

Eileen Haddad, Senior Research and Planning Analyst
T: (714) 484-7492

Kristina Oganesian, Senior Research and Planning Analyst
T: (714) 484-7325