HLC 2020 Annual Conference

April 17-21 Chicago, IL

The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) is an independent corporation that was founded in 1895 as one of six regional institutional accreditors in the United States. HLC accredits degree-granting post-secondary educational institutions in the North Central region, which includes New Mexico.

The theme of this year’s conference is “Lead the Evolution.” The 2020 Annual Conference will center leadership within higher education, particularly discussions of how institutions and accreditors might provide example and guidance through this transitional era of higher ed. The General Program will explore this theme through presentations related to the following categories:

  • Maximizing Institutional Resources
  • Supporting Changing Student Populations and Interests
  • Fostering Progress Through Innovative Pedagogy
  • Focusing on Leadership and Governance