Statement of HLC affiliation Status

The Higher Learning Commission accredits degree-granting post-secondary educational institutions in the North Central region of the United States. The website for the Higher Learning Commission provides information on institutions accredited by the Commission including KU's Statement of Affiliation and Organizational Profile.

Letter of Accreditation (pdf)

This letter from the Higher Learning Commission documents our accreditation status.

HLC Accreditation & Self-Study

The University of Kansas went through a long accreditation process prior to our accreditation renewal in 2015. The process, materials, and reports are documented below.

2015 HLC Accreditation/Self-Study website

2005 HLC Accreditation/Self-Study website

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Nearly $290 million in financial aid annually
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
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