• June 2022 Commission Actions

    June 27, 2022 - The Commission

During the month of June, the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC) took action on the following institutions. Copies of Commission action letters and visiting team reports are available on the WSCUC website at www.wscuc.org/directory, with the exception of Substantive Change reports and Interim Reports, which are not made public.

Schedule a Seeking Accreditation Visit 2

  • Wilson University


Decline to schedule a Seeking Accreditation Visit 3

  • Lincoln Law School of San Jose


Grant Initial Accreditation

  • AMDA College of the Performing Arts


Reaffirm Accreditation for 10 Years

  • Abu Dhabi University
  • California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
  • Claremont McKenna College
  • United Arab Emirates University
  • Universidad de Las Americas
  • Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas


Reaffirm Accreditation for 8 Years

  • Anglo-American University
  • Claremont Graduate University
  • Fresno Pacific University
  • Laguna College of Art & Design
  • Occidental College
  • San Francisco Conservatory of Music
  • United States University
  • University of Hawai’i – Maui College
  • University of Hawai’i – West O’ahu
  • Whittier College


Reaffirm Accreditation for 6 Years

  • Claremont Lincoln University
  • San Jose State University
  • Sofia University
  • University of St. Katherine
  • University of the West


Reaffirm Accreditation for 6 Years, Issue a Formal Notice of Concern

  • Menlo College
  • University of Hawai’i at Hilo


Reaffirm Accreditation for 6 Years, Remove Notice of Concern

  • Hawai’i Pacific University


After an Accreditation Visit – Issue a Warning

  • Azusa Pacific University


Following a Special Visit – Issue a Formal Notice of Concern

  • Reiss-Davis Graduate School


Following a Special Visit – Impose a Show Cause for a period of one year

  • San Diego Christian College


Following a Special Visit – Proceed to Reaffirmation

  • Fuller Theological Seminary
  • NewSchool of Architecture and Design
  • University of California, Riverside
  • University of the Pacific
  • Weimar University
  • Westcliff University


Structural Changes

Claremont Lincoln University

Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Leadership

First Bachelor’s level degree program

Claremont Lincoln University

Approval a Change of Control to the Lincoln Institute for Land Policy

Los Angeles Pacific University

Master of Arts in Instructional Design and Technology

First Competency Based Education Program (Direct Assessment)

National University

Approval of a Merger with Northcentral University

Substantive Changes

Design Institute of San Diego

Master of Interior Design

New degree program (distance education)

University of Saint Katherine

MA in Orthodox Christian Theology

New degree program (distance education)


Interim Reports