NMHEAR Conference

The New Mexico Higher Education Assessment and Retention (NMHEAR) conference mission is to promote improvement in higher education through outcomes assessment; to increase communication, cooperation, and sharing of resources and ideas on outcomes assessment in higher education; and to advance the efficiency of outcomes assessment in higher education in the state of New Mexico. 

The NMHEAR conference is typically held in February or early March on a Thursday and Friday in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Educators from public education and higher education sectors nationwide are invited to attend. Information on registration, submitting a presentation proposal, and lodging will be available on the NMHEAR site in the fall the year prior to the conference. 


Previous Conference Locations

  • 2022-2023 – Marriott Albuquerque 
  • 2021 – No conference held due to COVID-19 Pandemic
  • 2007-2020 – Hotel Albuquerque at Old Town
  • 2006 – Las Cruces Hilton Hotel
  • 2005 – Sheraton Old Town – Albuquerque 
  • 2004 – Marriott Pyramid North – Albuquerque
  • 2003 – Las Cruces Hilton Hotel 
  • 2002 – Crowne Plaza - Pyramid - Albuquerque
  • 2001 – Albuquerque Hilton Hotel
  • 2000 – Las Cruces Hilton Hotel
  • 1998-1999 – Albuquerque Hilton Hotel
  • 1997 – Las Cruces Hilton Hotel