Accreditation 2017 Timeline (revised 12/20/12)

September 2011

Chapter 1: Mission, Core Themes, and Expectations

January 2012

NWCCU Board of Commissioners ruling on Reaffirmation of Accreditation

September 2014

Chapter 2 on Resources and Capacity
with revisions to Chapter 1
Postponed from September 2013

Fall 2014

Site Visit on Chapters 1 and 2
Postponed from Fall 2013

(Report in 2015 no longer scheduled; incorporated into 2017 report and site visit)

September 2017

Chapter 3 (Planning and Implementation),
Chapter 4 (Effectiveness and Improvement),
Chapter 5 (Mission Fulfillment, Adaptation, and Sustainability)
with revisions to Chapters 1 & 2
Incorporates report previously due in September 2015

Fall 2017

Site Visit on cumulative report (Chapters 1-5)

Note: This timeline reflects the new NWCCU schedule, revised in December 2012. The Year Three Report and Site Visit has been postponed from Fall 2013 to Fall 2014. The Year Five Report scheduled in Fall 2015 has been incorporated into the Year Seven Report and Site Visit in Fall 2017.