In order to achieve its mission, the Office of Assessment adheres to the following goals:
- lead the development of a comprehensive institutional assessment program to support the University's mission and strategic initiatives;
- design, direct, and support academic programs and administrative units assessment practices and related activities that demonstrate institutional effectiveness at all campuses;
- coordinate with the UNM branch campuses, Health Sciences Center, University Accreditation and Academic Program Review (APR) Office, and Office of Institutional Analytics (OIA) for assessment reporting at the state, regional, and national levels; and
- continuously communicate and disseminate assessment expectations, resources, and reporting processes to the UNM community.