Accreditation Steering Committee Purpose
Institutional accreditation is overseen by the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Academic Affairs, and the Assistant Vice Provost/Accreditation Liaison Officer is responsible for the ongoing communications and reporting the NWCCU. OAA reviewed this structure in Fall 2013 and, because much of the ongoing work with the NWCCU relates to academic programs, it was decided that accreditation should remain where it is currently housed. However, the new accreditation process, which focuses on mission fulfillment, also relies heavily on the work of the Office of Institutional Effectiveness and the institution as a whole.
To ensure broad instititutional participation and sustainability of the accreditation process, UAA has created an advisory group, co-chaired by the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Academic Affairs and the Senior Vice Provost for Institutional Effectiveness.
The Accreditation Steering Committee is advisory and will:
Accreditation Steering Committee Membership
Senior Consultants to the Committee:
Administrative Support to the Committee: