University of New Haven Accreditation

The University of New Haven is a co-educational, non-sectarian, independent institution of higher learning chartered by the General Assembly of the State of Connecticut.

The university is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). Accreditation of an institution of higher education by the New England Association indicates that it meets or exceeds criteria for the assessment of institutional quality. Accreditation assessments are periodically applied through a peer-review process. An accredited college or university is one which has available, and substantially provides, the necessary resources to achieve its stated purposes through appropriate educational programs. Said schools must also give reasonable evidence that it will continue to do so in the foreseeable future. Institutional integrity is also addressed through accreditation.

Inquiries regarding accreditation status by the New England Association should be directed to the administrative staff of the institution. Individuals may also contact:

Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
209 Burlington Road
Bedford, MA 01730-1433
(781) 271-0022

State of Connecticut Accreditation

State of Connecticut
Department of Education
61 Woodland Street
Hartford, CT 06105-2326
(860) 947-1822

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