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NWCCU Letter to Board of Regents, President and Chancellors.

The Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU) sent a letter September 26 informing us that the governance structures for higher education in Alaska are out of compliance with their standards. They require a response by October 31. Read the letter and the stories which helped prompt it below.

Read the Reports!

Since 2008 a series of reports commissioned by UA Statewide have found that consolidation to single accreditation will not achieve significant cost savings. All four reports are posted below. 

College of Education Reports

A frightening precedent for what lies in store under a "one UA" is provided by the example of last year's forced merger of the UAA College of Education. Read the NWCCU's report.