Efficiency and Transformation Review. Rising to the Next TIER, no date

Collection Overview

Title: Efficiency and Transformation Review. Rising to the Next TIER, no date

Record Series: 01/01/01 [Box 40]

Record Group:

01/01/01 Board of Regents Collection

Creator: Unknown

Date: No date

Extent: 1 box (0.42 linear feet)

Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa.

Language: Materials entirely in English.

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Scope and Content

This box contains a financial report called “Rising to the Next TIER.”  TIER is an acronym for “Transparent, Inclusive Efficiency Review.” The purpose of the report was to review the academic and administrative expenses of the state’s three Regent Universities, as well as the Board of Regents itself.


Box 1

  • Folder 1: Declining state support and tuition graph
  • Folder 2: Frequently asked questions
  • Folder 3: Public forum information with video links
  • Folder 4: TIER in the news
  • Folder 5: TIER public forums
  • Folder 6: TIER updates
  • Folder 7: TIER weekly updates
  • Folder 8: Related information
  • Folder 9: Questions and answers to RFP for efficiency and transformation review
  • Folder 10: Efficiency and transformation review RFP, December 9, 2013
  • Folder 11: Deloitte’s response to the RFP
  • Folder 12: Rising to the next TIER
  • Folder 13: Catalogue and prioritized list of opportunities, June 6, 2014
  • Folder 14: Administrative operating model and business cases discussion document, October 2,2014
  • Folder 15: TIER phase II action plan, October 2, 2014
  • Folder 16: Implementation roadmap and action plan overview
  • Folder 17: TIER findings

Processing Information

Finding aid created and added online by Library Associate Dave Hoing, April 2017. Updated by Dave Hoing October 2017 and February 2018. Updated by Archival Processor Tessa Wakefield, March 2020. Linear feet updated August 8, 2017.