- The inventory was developed as part of the Association of American Colleges and Universities initiative called Core Commitments: Educating Students for Personal and Social Responsibility.
- Winthrop used results from the first inventory it participated in to develop the University-Level Competencies which identify learning outcomes for all undergraduate students to attain.
Winthrop University, "Winthrop to Participate in Student Development Initiative" (2013). Winthrop News 2013. 41.