The Office of Assessment & Academic Program Review (OAAPR)

The OAAPR oversees all parts of program-level assessment and academic program review processes at the University of New Mexico and supports UNM colleges, schools, branches, and programs with these continuous improvement activities.

Assessment and academic program reviews:

  • Help improve student learning and experiences 
  • Give insights into students’ learning environments 
  • Provide evidence of institutional effectiveness
  • Inform strategies for continuous improvement 
  • Offer ways for instructors, programs, and departments to meet collective goals 
  • Support program-specific accreditation needs 
  • Meet Higher Learning Commission requirements for UNM-wide accreditation 

The OAAPR oversees the following program-level assessment types:

To learn more about academic program review processes at UNM, please visit

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Drop-In Hours

Drop-in is closed for the summer.  Please email for an appointment!

Please note: OAAPR staff are on a hybrid schedule at this time. Email and Zoom are the best ways to reach us.