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Graduation Rate Dashboard- Pilot Results

Dec 12, 2014


Please register for Graduation Rate Dashboard- Pilot Results on Tuesday, February 3, 2015 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM PST at:


Policy Changes- Circulated for Comments

Dec 11, 2014

During its November 2014 meeting the Commission adopted the following policy changes and is circulating these changes to the region for comment. Please direct comments or questions to Danielle Adams, dadams [at] wascsenior [dot] org...

Amendments to the 2013 Handbook

Dec 11, 2014

According to federal regulations, institutions have the right to appeal an adverse Commission Action, and accrediting agencies are required to have appeals processes in place to accommodate such appeals. WSCUC has both an...

A Message from Mary Ellen Petrisko

Dec 11, 2014

Mary Ellen PetriskoAs 2014 comes to a close, I want to offer my thanks for the support and involvement of so many of you in the work of accreditation. It has been a busy and productive...

Update on the Graduation Rate Dashboard & Pilot Result

Dec 10, 2014

We are pleased to report that over 70 institutions responded to the 2014 extended pilot of the Undergraduate Student Success and Graduation Rate Dashboard. Initial review of...

Revised Decision Framework for Periods of Accreditation

Dec 8, 2014

The Commission has adopted a proposed decision framework that grants 6 years for initial accreditation, and 6, 8 or 10 years for reaffirmation. By adopting this framework, the Commission expects to attain a greater...

Commission Meeting - Autumn 2015

Nov 24, 2014

location TBD