Institutional accreditation is a voluntary, non-governmental process of self-analysis and peer review that assures educational quality and encourages purposeful improvement through evaluations based on institutional mission, accepted academic standards, and expectations of the public.

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities

What's happening next

Comprehensive Self-Evaluation Report: was submitted in August 2020

Site Visit: September 30 - October 2, 2020

The site visit will include a student forum, a faculty forum, and a staff forum to allow members of each of those groups to meet with the evaluators and share information about your UAF experience with them.  See the 2020 self-evaluation page for further details.

 Accreditation FAQs

Current reaffirmation of accreditation letter - February 5, 2013