Reminder: deadline nears for Higher Learning Commission comments


Marshall University is preparing for its 10-year comprehensive evaluation by its regional accrediting agency, The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

The university will host a site-visit team from HLC Oct. 12-13. The team will review the institution’s ongoing ability to meet the commission’s Criteria for Accreditation. Marshall has been accredited by HLC since 1928.

The public is invited to submit comments regarding Marshall University. Comments must be in writing and must address substantive matters related to the quality of instruction or academic programs.

Comments should be sent to:

Public Comment on Marshall University

The Higher Learning Commission

230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500

Chicago, IL 60604-1411

The public may also submit comments on the commission’s website at https://hlcommission.org/HLC-Institutions/third-party-comment.html. All comments must be received by Sept. 12, 2015.