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The March 2019 announcement of Argosy University’s closure creates serious challenges for students. WSCUC’s top priority is to work with Argosy and other accredited colleges and universities to facilitate students’ ability to continue their education. More information here.

Argosy is reportedly compiling transfer information and teach-out plans in the coming days. 

The plans...

WSCUC has been monitoring the status of Argosy University. As of March 6, 2019 WSCUC is aware of the possible imminent closure of the institution.

While the next steps are uncertain, our top priority is to support students through this transition by sharing resources and information related to transcripts and student records, transfer credits, federal financial aid, and other matters. WSCUC will update our website with resources and information.

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WSCUC issues a newsletter with information about the latest Commission actions, along with updates on events and news relevant to the region. Take a look at the March 2019 newsletter and click here to subscribe.

Dear Colleagues:
 
Once again, I’ve got an eye on federal policy. This semester, as you teach and evaluate and advise, a negotiated rulemaking is underway in Washington, D.C. that will shape the regulatory landscape for accreditation and student protections. The rulemaking is certain to have both practical and far-reaching implications for...

The Commission approved several revised policies during the February 2019 meeting. Click the links below to learn more about each policy. Contact WSCUC vice president Lori Williams with any questions.

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WSCUC is seeking public comments for three proposed policy changes. Click the links below for more information about each policy. Comments must be emailed to policies [at] wscuc.org by May 6, 2019.

The WASC Senior College and University Commission will hold its February 2019 public meeting at the Claremont Hotel 41 Tunnel Road, Berkeley, CA.

The public is invited to observe the Commission’s...

Commission Action Update: January 19, 2019

Note: Commission Action list will be updated shortly. 

WSCUC issues a newsletter with information about the latest Commission actions, along with updates on events and news relevant to the region. Take a look at the November 2018 Newsletter and click here to subscribe.

Dear Colleagues:

Let me begin with a note of sympathy for our campus communities affected by the Borderline ‘College Night’ shooting, California wildfires, and Northern Marianas typhoon. In the spirit of the Thanksgiving holiday just past, we give thanks for the many campus and community members who provided comfort and support to those affected by these tragedies.

The national conversation on higher education has accelerated since the U.S. Department of Education this summer...

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