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Key Facts, Public Documents, and Right to Know

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Key Facts

IAIA is Unique in All the World—There is no other college like it. Here are some of the key facts about this special place.

  • IAIA is the only institution of higher learning in the world dedicated to contemporary Native American art. Read the Enabling Legislation Public Law 99-498 Title XV
  • We are the only national center of research, training, and scholarship for Native Americans devoted solely to American Indian and Alaska Native arts and culture, recognized by Congress as “our only Native art form and cultural heritage.” Read the Enabling Legislation Public Law 99-498 Title XV
  • IAIA is one of only three Congressionally-chartered schools in the country. Read the Enabling Legislation Public Law 99-498 Title XV
  • IAIA is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).
  • Although the great majority of our students, faculty, and staff are Native American, one does not have to be Native American to attend IAIA or events at IAIA.


Institutional Data

The Office of Institutional Research collects and analyzes information about IAIA that supports the data-driven decisions of our administrative and academic units, the IAIA community, and external agencies. Aggregated data are available for public use on the Office of Institutional Research web page.

Right to Know Information

This page contains links to information required by the Student Right to Know and Campus Security Act of 1990.

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Accreditation InformationFor information, see IAIA History
Alcohol and Drug Policy IAIA Alcohol and Drug Policy
Articulation Agreements Central New Mexico Community College
Diné College
Haskell Indian Nations University
Ilisagvik College
Navajo Technical University
Northern New Mexico College
San Juan College Articulation
SFCC Articulation
SFCC Articulation II
Southwestern College
Tohono O’odham Community College
University of Alaska Southeast
Campus Crime Statistics IAIA Campus Crime Statistics Report
Campus Safety and Fire Safety Report IAIA Campus Safety and Fire Safety Report
Constitution and Citizenship Day Constitution and Citizenship Day
Copyright Infringement PolicyIAIA College Catalog
Course Schedule and Textbook InformationIAIA College Catalog
Current Academic Programs and FacultyIAIA Degree Programs and Core Faculty
Discrimination, Harassment, and Retaliation Policy IAIA Discrimination, Harassment, and Retaliation Policy
FERPAIAIA College Catalog
Financial Aid Policies and ProceduresFor information, see IAIA Financial Aid
Gainful Employment IAIA Museum Studies Certificate
IAIA Business Certificate
Graduate School PlacementIAIA hosts an annual Graduate School Day in November. Many IAIA students have completed graduate degrees and several alumni are now enrolled in IAIA’s MFA in Creative Writing. Other information about graduate school placement is available from each academic department. Contact for more information.
Identification Card Policy Identification Card Policy
Job Placement and EmploymentFor information, see Student Employment

Other information about job placement and employment is available from each academic department.
Net Price CalculatorFor information, see Net Price Calculator
Refund Policy and Return of Title IV Funds PolicyFor information, see IAIA Financial Aid
Retention Rates, Graduation Rates, and Alumni Data IAIA Student Outcome Data
Satisfactory Academic Progress (both financial aid and academic)IAIA College Catalog
Services for Disabled Students, ADA ComplianceFor information, see IAIA Disability Support Services
Student ActivitiesFor information, see IAIA Student Life
Study Abroad PolicyStudents may select study abroad experiences. Each opportunity is discussed with students on a case-by-case basis. The standard transfer credit policies apply. Financial aid availability depends on the program the student chooses—a determination is made before the student enrolls.
Transfer Credit PoliciesIAIA College Catalog
Vaccination Policy IAIA Student Handbook
Voter RegistrationIAIA encourages students and their families to register to vote. Information is provided during Constitution Day celebrations.
Withdrawal PolicyIAIA College Catalog
Mary Beth Worley

Mary Beth Worley


Institutional Research
P (505) 424-2364

Anita M. Gavin

Anita M. Gavin

Associate Director
Institutional Research
P (505) 424-5701