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Public comment invited for the University of Montana Western continued accreditation

The Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU) invites public comment about the University of Montana Western during its Year Seven Evaluation accreditation review. UMW is currently accredited by the NWCCU. The accreditation of UMW was reaffirmed by NWCCU in the comprehensive evaluation in 2010 (UMW accreditation was also reaffirmed in 2013 as part of the Year Three Report). A NWCCU evaluation committee will visit UMW March 26-28, 2018 as part of the next comprehensive evaluation process.

Written and signed comments regarding the university’s qualification for continued accreditation must be received by February 23, 2018. Please mail comments to NWCCU, 8060 165th Avenue NE, Suite 100, Redmond, WA, 98052, or call the Commission at 425-558-4224. All comments will be forwarded, as received, to the university, evaluation committee, and the commission.

To obtain a copy of Accreditation Standards and Policies – Public Notification and Third Party Comments Regarding Year Seven Evaluations visit, or contact the Commission office at 425-558-4224.

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