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San Francisco Bay University

161 Mission Falls Lane

Fremont, CA 94539

United States

Telephone: 510-803-7328

URL: https://www.sfbu.edu

Staff Liaison:Each institution is assigned a staff liaison who is their primary point of contact for accreditation activities. Tamela Hawley

Student Achievement URL:WSCUC Standards require that institutions regularly generate, evaluate, and make public data about student achievement, including measures of retention, and graduation, and evidence of student learning. https://www.sfbu.edu/academics/ir

Current Accreditation Status:Accredited - Reflects the Commission's finding that the institution is in compliance with the Standards. Accredited

Most Recent Commission Action: November 15, 2023

Granted Candidacy:Candidacy is a status of preliminary affiliation with the Senior College and University Commission, awarded for a maximum of four years following a procedure for institutional review that includes self-study and on-site visitation. Candidacy indicates that the institution meets all or nearly all the Standards at a minimum level. Candidacy is not accreditation and does not ensure eventual accreditation; it means that an institution is progressing toward accreditation. This is the date that the institution was first granted the status of Candidacy with WSCUC. Not all institutions have become accredited with WSCUC through the Candidacy process. 2019

First Accredited:Date the institution was first accredited by WSCUC. 2020

Undergraduate FTE: 62

Graduate FTE: 264

Financial Structure Type:Institutions within the WSCUC region are classified as Non-profit, For-profit or State-supported. Non-Profit

Sponsorship:Choices include: No related entity, Proprietary with Parent Board, Religious Control, Multi-institutional system, Other. For more information please see the Related Entities Policy. No Related Entity

Academic Calendar:The period of time generally extending from September to June; usually equated to 2 semesters or trimesters, 3 quarters, or the period covered by a 4-1-4 calendar system. Trimester

Distributes Federal Financial Aid: No

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RoleNameTitleEmail
Accreditation Liaison OfficerHeather HerreraVice President of Strategy and Innovationheather.herrera@sfbu.edu
Board of Directors ChairHanno SanderChairpersonhsander@gmail.com
Chief Academic OfficerNelly MangarovaChief Academic Officer and VP of Academic Affairsnelly.mangarova@sfbu.edu
Chief Executive OfficerNicholas LadanyPresidentnicholas.ladany@sfbu.edu
Chief Financial OfficerAnne SutardjiChief Financial Officeranne.sutardji@sfbu.edu
Director Institutional ResearchErica HsuCompliance & Assessment Coordinatorerica.hsu@sfbu.edu
OPEIDNameCityLocation TypeStatus
San Francisco Bay UniversityFremontMain CampusActive
SeasonYearReview Type
Fall2025Offsite Review
Spring2026Accreditation Visit