The University of Wisconsin-Whitewater welcomes the five-member peer review team from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) as part of the institution’s decennial reaccreditation process. The visiting team will be on campus 5-7 October 2015.

Links to UW-Whitewater’s Assurance Argument, Federal Compliance filing, a summary of responses to HLC’s Student Survey (administered in April 2015) and the schedule for the visit are all linked below.

In addition to group and individual interviews, the HLC team invites the campus to participate in these open forums and drop-in sessions.

Open Forums About Accreditation Topics

  • Open Forum on Criteria #1 & #2 (Mission, Integrity, and Responsible Conduct)
    Monday, 5 October, 3:30p - 4:30p, Hyland Hall, Room 1309
  • Open Forum on Criteria #3 & #4 (Teaching and Learning)
    Monday, 5 October, 3:30p - 4:30p; Hyland Hall, Room 4303
  • Open Forum on Criterion #5 (Planning and Institutional Priorities)
    Tuesday, 6 October, 8:00a - 9:00a, Hyland Hall, Room 3303

Open Forums About Any Issue

  • Open Forum for Students
    Monday, 5 October, 4:30p - 5:15p; Hyland Hall, Room 1311
  • Open Forum for Faculty and Staff
    Monday, 5 October, 4:30p - 5:15p; University Center, Room 259

Drop-In Sessions (Come talk to an HLC team member)

  • Drop-In Sessions (come talk to an HLC team member about any topic):
    Monday, 5 October, 3:30p - 4:30p, Hyland Hall, Room 4301
    Tuesday, 6 October, 10:00a - 11:00a, Hyland Hall, Rooms 4301A and 4303

On behalf of the UW-W HLC Leadership Team, thank you for your interest and participation!