process invites comments from
campus and includes open forums
staff and students are invited to take part in one of three, one hour open forums
at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, March 13 as part of the University's reaccreditation review.
The campus community may also send confidential comments to WASC, the Western
Association of Schools and Colleges at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Only the WASC visit team will have access to the e-mail.
is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and
is required to undergo a periodical review process to maintain its status of
accreditation. WASC has instituted a three-stage, sequential institutional review
process since 2001.
is currently in the second stage of the review process – Capacity and
Preparatory Review. In this stage, a Preparatory Review team reviews the information
presented in the Capacity and Preparatory Report; evaluates key institutional
resources, structures and processes in the light of the WASC Standards; assesses
the institution’s preparedness to undertake the Educational Effectiveness
Review (third stage); and assists the institution in refining its focus and
planning for that review.
As part of the
second stage review, the Preparatory Review team will visit the campus on March
12-14 to gather detailed information to assist their evaluation of the University’s
preparedness for Educational Effectiveness Review. The University has scheduled
three open forums for the visit team members to meet with faculty, staff and
students. Faculty, staff, and students are encouraged to attend and share their
perspectives with the WASC visit team.
The locations of
the March 13 forums are as follows:
Suite, University Union
Staff: Academic Information Resources Center (AIRC) 1007
Students: Orchard Suite I, University Union
For more information
on the reaccreditation process contact Academic Affairs office at 278-5933.
The confidential e-mail address for the WASC visit team is email@example.com.
For a copy of the Capacity and Preparatory Report, go to www.oir.csus.edu/wasc.
California State University, Sacramento Public
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