Accreditation

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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Updates & Additions
Survey Calendar
  • Collegiate Financial Wellness Survey

2/6/17 - 2/27/17
Administered by the Ohio State University
Sample size = random sample of 5,000 undergraduates
Sponsored by the Provost Office & Student Money Management Services

  • Residence Life EBI Assessment

February 2017
Sample = residence life students
Sponsored by Student Housing

  • Sexual Assault and Sexual Violence Survey

Feb 23 - March 23, 2017
Conducted by: Institute for Policy and Social Research

 

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