The Office of Assessment & Academic Program Review (OAAPR)

The primary roles of the OAAPR are to oversee all components of assessment and academic program review processes at the University of New Mexico and to support all colleges, schools, branches, and programs with continuous improvement activities.

The OAAPR's work is necessary to satisfy university accreditation criteria from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association. UNM's ongoing assessment processes also provide evidence of institutional effectiveness and inform strategies for continuous improvement.

The OAAPR oversees the following assessment types:

To learn more about Academic Program Review processes at UNM, please visit

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Drop-In Hours

The Office of Assessment offers Zoom drop-ins every Friday from 9-10am--no appointment necessary!

Hop on for a consultation at the Zoom link here.

Please note: OAAPR staff are primarily remote at this time. Email and Zoom are the best ways to reach us.