Assessment Reporting Platform Guides (Watermark)

Kent State University has selected Watermark's Planning & Self-Study (PSS) as the assessment platform used for annual assessment planning and reporting for 2023-2024 and beyond. The deadline for all program level assessment reports is September 30th every academic year.


Assessment Platform Training/General Assessment Consulting Fridays:

     1st and 3rd Fridays - 10:00 -11:00 a.m.

     2nd and 4th Fridays - 1:00-2:00 p.m.

Trainings for the reporting platform as well as general assessment consultations are offered throughout the academic year.

Complete this registration form or contact for a virtual meeting invitation. 


On-demand PSS video tutorials (KSU login required): PSS assessment platform instructional videos and documents for your annual assessment report.


PowerPoint instructions with screenshots:

     For existing programs transitioning from Watermark Taskstream AMS to PSS:

          PSS Assessment Plan Report Training - EXISTING Programs/Reporters (PDF)

     For new or recently created programs in PSS:

         PSS Assessment Plan Report Training - NEW Reporters (PDF)


If you need immediate assistance, please email AAL Assessment.