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UNO Office of Academic Affairs Self Studies and Basic Institutional Data Reports

Identifier: UNO-0028

Scope and Contents

The UNO Office of Academic Affairs Self Studies and Basic Institutional Data Reports comprise bound reports prepared for UNO's accreditation review with the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, which occurs once per decade. Available reports cover 1966/1967, 1969/1970, 1967/1977, 1986/1987, and 1996/1997. The report for 1969/1970, which breaks from the ten-year cycle, followed the University of Omaha's merger into the University of Nebraska system in 1968/1969. The self studies are prepared by academic units within UNO, and provide narrative coverage of UNO's institutional requirements, purposes, organization, academic programs, support programs, and other information. The basic institutional data reports are compilations of forms completed for the North Central Association, primarily including statistical information. Earlier basic institutional data reports included much information in narrative format, while later reports are composed primarily of tables. The reports in this collection are in their finished form, although a draft version of the 1986/1987 self study is available.


  • 1966-1996


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Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research use. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the Nebraska Public Records Statutes (Neb. Rev. Stat. §§ 84-712 through 84-712.09), and other relevant regulations. Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of Nebraska Omaha assumes no responsibility.

Conditions Governing Use

The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming with the laws of copyright. Whenever possible, Archives & Special Collections will provide information about copyright owners and related information. Securing permission to publish or use material is the responsibility of the researcher. Note that unless specifically transferred to the University of Nebraska at Omaha, any applicable copyrights may be held by another individual or entity. Further information about copyright policy is available at


2.35 Cubic Feet (9 boxes; 1 binder)


Volumes have been cataloged and may be found in the library catalog.

Custodial History

Most likely transferred from Academic Affairs, a subunit the Office of Academic and Student Affairs, prior to 2014.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

University of Nebraska at Omaha. Office of Academic and Student Affairs, probably.

Related Materials

UNO Academic Planning Council Program Review Compendiums

Processing Information

Processed by Criss Library staff prior to 2014. Cataloged by Angela Kroeger in March 2017.

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Repository Details

Part of the University of Nebraska at Omaha Archives & Special Collections Repository

Archives & Special Collections
Dr. C.C. and Mabel L. Criss Library
6001 Dodge St.
Omaha Nebraska 68182-0237 United States