Developing a Comprehensive Facilities Dashboard

Topics: Facilities and Operations, Administration and Finance, Administrative Dashboards, Data Driven University

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Facilities management organizations oversee a wide range of institutional resources. Many organizations employ dashboard tools to measure how effectively they manage these resources and meet the needs of their campus customers. This report examines the structure and function of facilities dashboards, highlights their relationship to the strategic planning process, and describes the intended audience for facilities dashboards and the data verification process.

Research Questions

  • What metrics do institutions feature on their facilities dashboards?
  • How do institutions determine which metrics appear on the dashboard?
  • How does the dashboard visually present information?
  • Who is responsible for ensuring the accuracy of dashboard metrics?