Read about UNLV's Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities accreditation.
The NWCCU accreditation process has changed and is now a 7-year process. This is UNLV's new schedule:
- March 1, 2011 - Standard 1 report due.
- Spring 2013 – Standard 2 report is due and will include any updates to Standard 1 and there is a virtual evaluation. Final Standard 2 report (PDF).
- Spring 2017 - Standards 3, 4, & 5 report is due and will include any updates to Standards 1 & 2 and there is a visit.
- Spring 2018 – process begins again with Standard 1 report.
Effective January 2010, the NWCCU standards for accreditation were revised. Read the revised standards.