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Shepherd seeks public comment

By Staff | Jan 13, 2012

Shepherd University is seeking comments from the public about the University in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency.

Shepherd will host a visit March 5-7 with a team representing the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association. Shepherd University has been accredited by the commission since 1950. The team will review the institution’s ongoing ability to meet the commission’s Criteria for Accreditation.

The public is invited to submit comments regarding Shepherd University to: Public Comment on Shepherd University, The Higher Learning Commission, 230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604-1411.

The public may also submit comments via e-mail on the Commission’s website at www.ncahlc.org.

Comments must address substantive matters related to the quality of the institution or its academic programs. Comments must be in writing. All comments must be received by Feb. 5.

Shepherd’s re-accreditation documents may be reviewed at www.shepherd.edu/accreditation/self-study.