University Launches Middle States Reaccreditation Process

The University has formally begun the process of conducting an institutional assessment and self-study required every 10 years in order to retain its accreditation by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

As an initial step in the self-study process, the University on April 15 hosted a campus visit by Tito Guerrero, Middle States staff liaison to Syracuse. The visit included a review of the University’s self-study design and meetings with various campus constituencies, including Chancellor Syverud, Provost-Designate Michele Wheatly and other University leaders, faculty, staff and students.

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Friday, October 7 – Two campus info sessions about the Middle States accreditation process. This event was open to all faculty, staff, and students of Syracuse University. Both sessions were run by Dr. Rochelle Ford.

To view a recording of the info session, please click here. For more information, please contact us.


December 2016 – Syracuse University self-study teams deliver initial drafts.


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