The Commission

The WASC Senior College and University Commission is committed to serving the public and its institutions. Our chief goals are to:

    • Promote institutional engagement in issues of educational effectiveness and student learning
    • Develop a culture of evidence that informs decision making
    • Foster active interchange among public and independent institutions
    PDF icon Signed Bylaws adopted November 7, 2014459.12 KB

    Featured Commissioner

    Barbara Karlin joined the Commission in 2010 and is Vice President of Academic Affairs at Golden Gate University, a position she has held since 2002.  Prior to that, she served as Dean of the Schools of Business and Taxation at Golden Gate and a professor of taxation.  Karlin is an active member of several key committees at the Golden Gate University and received the Outstanding Service award, selected by the faculty in 1994. She has written books, newsletters and videos on various tax-related subjects.  She holds a B.A.

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