Institutional Accreditation

Western Colorado University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission.

The Higher Learning Commission 
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604-1413
(312) 263-0456 (800) 621-7440

Individual academic programs have been accredited, approved, or recognized by discipline-specific professional or governmental agencies, including the following:

  • Educator Preparation: Colorado Department of Education;
  • Colorado Commission on Higher Education; 

 Institutional accreditation may be reviewed in the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs.