HLC Inquiry and ASU Response

November 21, 2016 

HLC extension for Comprehensive Visit dates:  

October 19, 2016

Letters of Support for Adams State:

October 17, 2016

August 11, 2016

April 20, 2016

Senator Bennet sends letter of support for Adams State University:

March 18, 2016

ASU provides information to students regarding probationary status:

March 3, 2016

Adams State University received notification from HLC indicating the institution has been placed on Probation:

January 26, 2016

Adams State University President, Dr. Beverlee J. McClure submitted a response letter to the January 7, 2016 HLC letter regarding Recommendations for Board Action resulting from the HLC Advisory Visit in September 2015. The report included evidence of compliance following the September 2015 Advisory Visit:

January 7, 2016

Adams State University received a letter from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) indicating possible actions as a result of the Advisory Visit conducted September 14-15, 2015. The letter also included the final Advisory Visit review team report:

September 14-15, 2015

HLC conducts its Advisory Visit on the Adams State University Campus:

August 21, 2015

Adams State University submits report of evidence and documentation requested in the June 8, 2014 HLC letter of notification of an Advisory Visit. This report was due two weeks prior to the Advisory Visit scheduled in September 2015:

June 8, 2015

Adams State University received a letter requiring an Advisory Visit from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), a commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, based on the report submitted to HLC on February 27, 2015 regarding two articles published in the Chronicle of Higher Education on December 30, 2014:

May 11, 2015

Adams State University received the following report from the Colorado Department of Higher Education (CDHE) in response to an independent review of Adams State University's policies and procedures related to online and correspondence course offerings. The review included a two day site visit by Dr. Phil Moss which occurred on April 6-7, 2015 on the Adams State University campus:

March 4, 2015

The Colorado Department of Higher Education and WICHE Cooperative for Educational Technologies (WCET) conducted a site visit at Adams State University to investigate issues related to the December 30, 2014 articles in the Chronicle of Higher Education. On March 9, 2015, Adams State University received the following letter from WCET:

February 27, 2015

As requested by the Higher Learning Commission, Adams State University submitted the following:

January 28, 2015

Adams State University received a letter of inquiry from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), a commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, based on two articles published in the Chronicle of Higher Education on December 30, 2014:

Additional Documentation Related to the Inquiry: