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Accreditations

The University of Charleston, a private, not-for-profit institution of higher education, is Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission 

The Higher Learning Commission
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604
inquiry@hlcommission.org
Phone: 1-800-621-7440
Website: http://www.ncahlc.org/ 

Higher Learning Commission Mark of Affiliation  

Request for Third Party Comments

University of Charleston is seeking comments from the public about the University in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency. The University will host a visit April 20-22, 2015 from a team representing the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association. University of Charleston has been accredited by the Commission since 1958. The team will review UC’s ongoing ability to meet the Commission’s Criteria for Accreditation.

The public is invited to submit comments regarding the University to: 

Public Comment on University of Charleston
The Higher Learning Commission
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, Illinois 60604-1411 

Comments may also be submitted on the Commission’s website at https://www.ncahlc.org/HLC-Institutions/third-party-comment.html 

Comments must address substantive matters related to the quality of the institution or its academic programs. Comments must be in writing.

All comments must be received by March 22, 2015.

Department Accreditations

State Complaint Information

State Student Complaint Information 

Distance Education

The University of Charleston is currently in the process of seeking approval in all states to offer distance education.  Please check back regularly.  Students are now being accepted from the states listed below:

Alaska
Arizona 
California 
Colorado 
Delaware 
District of Columbia 
Georgia
Hawaii
Idaho 
Illinois
Iowa
Kansas 
Louisiana 
Massachusetts 
Michigan
Mississippi 
Montana
Nebraska
New Hampshire
New Jersey 
North Carolina 
Ohio 
Oklahoma
Pennsylvania 
Rhode Island
South Carolina 
South Dakota
Tennessee 
Texas 
Utah
Virginia
West Virginia 
Wyoming