District Planning and Research Council (DPRC)


The District Planning and Research Council (DPRC) supports the San Mateo County Community College District (SMCCCD) and the three colleges within the District by 1) facilitating collaboration with relevant stakeholders across the District to improve both the availability and accuracy of data in support of strategic planning and institutional research across the District, and 2) facilitating communication and resource-sharing across the District and Colleges in order to better meet institutional research and planning needs. 


DPRC membership consists of:

  • Vice President of Planning, Research and Institutional Effectiveness (DPRC Chair)
  • Vice Chancellor, Educational Services and Planning (Ex-officio)
  • Director of Planning, Research and Institutional Effectiveness
  • College Deans of Planning, Research, Innovation, and Effectiveness
  • College Planning and Research Analysts