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

    Linda Buckley, Chief Planning Officer, University of the Pacific. As Chief Planning Officer Dr. Buckley supports the president, provost, and executive team on matters of strategy and tactical operations planning. Key responsibilities include working with University leaders to implement the Pacific 2020 strategic plan, supporting academic planning, institutional effectiveness activities, and technology planning within the Office of the Provost, facilitating processes to integrate and align multi-campus planning efforts and overseeing the Office of Institutional Research.

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