About Us

Office of Planning and Assessment

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Mission Statement

The Office of Academic Planning & Assessment serves as a resource to support the accreditation, curriculum and institutional effectiveness needs of Lamar University by:

  • Supporting accreditation and accountability initiatives
  • Implementing and applying institutional planning and effectiveness practices
  • Facilitating continuous improvement of academic and administrative processes at LU
  • Providing oversight for academic program additions, revisions and reviews
  • Implementing requirements of Texas and United States law related to higher education