one of six regional institutional accreditors in the United States. HLC accredits degree-granting post-secondary institutions in the North Central region. Regis University’s most recent comprehensive evaluation was in 2018, and the institution remains in good standing.

Accreditation Resources

View official HLC and Regis documents

  • Past Accreditation-Related Documents

  • 2016 Multi-Location Visit Institutional Report 
  • Regis Accreditation Self Study Full Report 2018
  • Regis and the Open Pathway

    “The Open Pathway is one of three options institutions have for maintaining their accreditation with HLC. It follows a 10-year cycle and, like all pathways, is focused on quality assurance and institutional improvement. The Open Pathway is unique in that its improvement component, the Quality Initiative, affords institutions the opportunity to pursue improvement projects that meet their current needs and aspirations.” ()

    一道本不卡免费高清The Open Pathway requires the following activity:

    Regis University’s Open Pathway schedule, specifically, is as follows:

    November 2018 Comprehensive visit
    March 2021 – March 2022 Criterion Teams provide draft assurance argument updates and evidence files
    Fall 2021 – Summer 2022 Multi-Location Evaluation Visit
    July – August 2022 Community review and feedback of draft argument
    August 2022 Submission of Assurance Argument for 11/22 review
    November 2022 Assurance Review
    Spring 2023 Submit proposed Quality Initiative to HLC for approval
    Fall 2023 – Summer 2026 Quality Initiative completion
    August 2026 Submit Quality Initiative Report to HLC
    Sept. 2026 – March 2028 Criterion Teams provide draft assurance argument content and evidence files
    August 2028 Community review and feedback of draft argument
    October 2028 Submit Assurance Argument, Evidence Files, and Federal Compliance Filing
    November 2028 Comprehensive Evaluation Visit

    Regis University Goals for Accreditation

    • Mission & Values in Action: Together the people of Regis University will demonstrate that our mission and the Six Key Jesuit Values in Higher Education guide our actions and our operations.
    • Continuous Quality ImprovementInstructional, co-curricular, and operational units will evidence continuous quality improvement through timely and meaningful participation in the R.U. Learning Assessment Plan.
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