Higher Learning Accreditation

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Wheeling Jesuit University is seeking comments from the public about the University in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency. The University will host a visit on March 11-12, 2019, from a team of peer reviewers representing the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). The team will review the institution’s ongoing ability to meet HLC’s Criteria for Accreditation. Wheeling Jesuit University has been accredited by the HLC since 1962.

Comments must address substantive matters related to the quality of the institution or its academic programs. Comments must be in writing. There are two ways the public may submit comments. The deadline for public comment is January 30, 2019.

The public may submit comments regarding the university to the following web address:


The public is also invited to submit comments in writing to the following address:

Public Comment on Wheeling Jesuit University
Higher Learning Commission
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604-1411

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