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UW-Green BAy's accreditation

Accreditation Status

UW-Green Bay’s accreditation status was re-affirmed after its 10-year Comprehensive Accreditation Review in fall 2021. In this process, the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), one of several organizations in the United States recognized by the U.S. Department of Education, reviewed the University based on several academic and practical criteria addressing the mission, educational quality, and integrity, as well as compliance with federal regulations and academic progress.

Current Accreditation Status

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About Accreditation

The purpose of accreditation is to ensure that education provided by institutions of higher education meets acceptable levels of quality.

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Prior Hlc Visits

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Accreditation Status

Our accredited status means we meet or exceed educational standards of quality.

Accreditation Status

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Contact Us

Contact our University's Accreditation Liaison Officer Courtney Sherman, Associate Provost for Academic Affairs, for all questions and comments.

Phone: (920) 465-2463