The Commission

The WASC Senior College and University Commission is committed to serving the public and its institutions. Our chief goals are to:

    • Promote institutional engagement in issues of educational effectiveness and student learning
    • Develop a culture of evidence that informs decision making
    • Foster active interchange among public and independent institutions
    PDF icon Signed Bylaws adopted November 7, 2014459.12 KB

    Featured Commissioner

    J. Joseph Hoey, IV serves as Vice Provost for Academic Services at National University, with over 28 years of experience in accreditation, institutional effectiveness, planning, board governance, and assessment.  A native of San Diego, Joseph has participated in accreditation visits for multiple regional and international accreditors, guided research universities and focused colleges to successful reaffirmation, and consulted with numerous domestic and international institutions on accreditation and effectiveness.

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