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University of West Los Angeles

9800 S. La Cienega Blvd, 12th Floor

Inglewood, CA 90301-4423

United States

Telephone: 310-342-5200


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

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.

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

Most Recent Commission Action: September 15, 2021

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. 2017

First Accredited:Date the institution was first accredited by WSCUC. 2018

Undergraduate FTE: 1

Graduate FTE: 148

Financial Structure Type:Institutions within the WSCUC region are classified as Non-profit, For-profit or State-supported. For-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. Proprietary with parent/board

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. Semester

Distributes Federal Financial Aid: Yes

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Accreditation Liaison OfficerJay FrykbergProvost,
Board of Directors ChairJay AskariChair of Board of
Chief Academic OfficerJay FrykbergProvost,
Chief Executive OfficerRobert
Chief Financial OfficerRyan
Director Institutional ResearchJesse AldavaDirector of Institutional
OPEIDNameCityLocation TypeStatus
02052300University of West Los AngelesInglewoodMain CampusActive
02052300University of West Los AngelesWoodland HillsBranch CampusActive
DegreeDegree LevelYear ImplementedModality
BS in Business AdministrationBachelors2016On-Site
Bachelor of Science in Business AdministrationBachelors2021Distance Education
Juris DoctorProfessional Doctorate2021Distance Education
Juris DoctorProfessional Doctorate1966On-Site
Master of Science in Leadership, Management, and TechnologyMasters2021Distance Education
Master of Science in Leadership, Management, and TechnologyMasters2012On-Site
SeasonYearReview Type
Spring2024Accreditation Visit