Why Accreditation Matters

A university’s accreditation is extremely important. It impacts the university’s quality of education, as well as a student’s financial aid, ability to transfer credits and obtain professional licensure, and more.

UJ is Proud to be Accredited

  • University of Jamestown is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, a regional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
  • Information regarding specialized accreditation can be found on individual program pages
  • The University of Jamestown participates in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (NC-SARA)

Who to Contact

If you need more information on our accreditation, please reach out.

Paul Olson, PhD

  • Provost, Executive Vice President