President's Office:
Dr. Sherry Allison, President
(505) 922-4087 Phone
(505) 346-2343 Fax

Alena Chalan:
Administrative Assistant
(505) 922-4087

SIPI Phone Number:

SIPI Address:
9169 Coors Blvd. NW
Albuquerque, NM 87120


Welcome to Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute, a National Indian Community College
and Land Grant Institution serving American Indian and Alaskan Native students.

SIPI Student Success

Design your path to success:

SIPI Accreditation - Information and Updates

In an effort to update and inform students and stakeholders about SIPI’s accreditation progress, the college will be posting information and updates on a dedicated accreditation information page. You can access this page directly at www.sipi.edu/about/accreditation or click on the link above

2016-2017 SIPI Catalog  (posted July 29, 2016)

2016-2017 SIPI Academic Calendar  (posted July 28, 2016)

SIPI 2016 Fall Class Schedule  (posted July 28, 2016)

2016 Summer Course Schedule  (posted March 31, 2016)

SIPI 2014-2016 Catalog  (posted November 21, 2014)

Academic Calendar 2015-2016  (posted August 4, 2015)

SIPI Related Links:

Employee Directory (Departmental)

Employee Directory (Alphabetical)

Albuquerque Indian Dental Clinic

Current Job Openings  (updated May 8, 2015)

SIPI Graduation and Transfer Rate  (Posted September 3, 2015)

Mandatory Training for DOI federal employees  (updated December 16, 2011)

Distance Education  (updated September 22, 2014)

SIPI Brightspace (NEW) (posted May 5, 2014)


SIPI Pre-Engineering Students on Indian Country Today Media Network, on the SIPI NASA ICMARS Project!   (posted July 5, 2016)

SIPI Pre-Engineering Students on KUNM   (posted March 31, 2016)

SIPI Events   (posted December 3, 2015)

2012-13 SIPI Annual Report   (posted May 6, 2014)

SIPI Graduation Montage  Click here to view the video.  (posted April 29, 2014)

SIPI graduation photos posted on DOI's flickr site  (posted April 29, 2014)

Accreditation Hand Drum Song featuring Matthew Gachupin and Bryon Yepa  (posted March 13, 2014)

News Release - Office of the Assistant Secretary, Indian Affairs
SIPI Awarded “Initial Accreditation” Status By The Higher Learning Commission
  (posted March 13, 2014)

HLC Action Letter to SIPI granting initial accreditation  (posted March 13, 2014)

SIPI President Named Tribal College Honoree of the Year   (posted March 7, 2014)

Waylon Ballew - American Indian College Fund Student of the Year
Click here  for a video featuring Waylon.  (posted March 13 2014)

Why SIPI? Featuring Demetria Simms   (posted March 13, 2014)

Letter from SIPI President - Increase in Student Fees  (posted January 30, 2014)

SIPI ranks 35th in the Washington Monthly's 2010 ranking of America's 50 best community colleges  

American Indian College Fund - Sabrena Rope, SIPI student success story  (posted May 20, 2013)