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Organizing and Uploading Institutional Reports to WSCUC - Fall...

Feb 24, 2015

WSCUC requires that institutional reports be uploaded via, an online document management system provided without charge to member institutions.  This training is specific to institutions with visits in Fall 2015. 

The webinar will cover: 

  • How to sign up for a free...

Public Meeting of the Commission- February 2015

Jan 8, 2015

The WASC Senior College and University Commission will hold its February 2015 meeting at the Claremont Hotel. Institutional representatives are invited to observe the Commission’s public meeting as noted above.

Claremont Hotel 41 Tunnel Road, Berkeley, CA  
Room:  Napa 123


2015 WSCUC Annual Report Requirements

Jan 7, 2015

The 2015 WSCUC Annual Report period will be May 1-29, 2015. All eligible, candidate and accredited institutions are required to update and submit annual report sections during this time period.

The 2015 reporting elements...

How to complete the 2015 WSCUC Annual Report- Webinar #1

Jan 7, 2015

Join us for a complete overview of how to use the WASC Reporting Portal and an explanation of the 2015 reporting elements. This session is especially recommended for new ALOs or any other campus staff who will be using the web based reporting system.

Registration URL: ...

Extension of the Mid-Cycle Review Pilot

Jan 6, 2015

At its November 2014 meeting, the Commission approved an extension of the 2014 Mid-Cycle Review pilot to include all institutions scheduled for a Mid-Cycle Review in 2015.

Institutions with...

Graduation Rate Dashboard Pilot Results- Webinar

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...

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...