Accreditation Info


The University of Louisville is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). SACSCOC is the regional body for the accreditation of degree-granting higher education institutions in the southern states. The SACSCOC Principles of Accreditation apply to all programs of the institution, regardless of mode of delivery. For more information about the University of Louisville’s SACSCOC accreditation, see

A requirement for continued accreditation by SACSCOC is that institutions must ensure that their distance and correspondence education courses and programs comply with the Principles of Accreditation. This applies to all educational programs and services, wherever located or however delivered. The university received reaffirmation of accreditation in 2018. The next review will take place in 2027.

The University of Louisville is in compliance with the SACSCOC Distance and Correspondence Education Policy and adheres to the principles of good practice.

State Authorization Regulations

To view the State Authorization status for your state and program of interest, please visit the State Authorization Regulations page on our site.

Student Complaint Procedure

Students with complaints or grievances should visit the Student Complaint Procedure page on our site.

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