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SACSCOC Accreditation

The University of Richmond is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, and juris doctor degrees. Contact SACSCOC at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, GA 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of the University of Richmond.

To request a copy of our letter of accreditation, contact: Office of Institutional Effectiveness, 28 Westhampton Way, University of Richmond VA 23173; Phone: 804-484-1595; Fax 804-484-1596.
 
AACSB Accreditation

The Robins School of Business is fully accredited at the undergraduate and graduate levels in Business and Accounting by the Association for the Advancement of Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB).
 
ABA Accreditation

The T.C. Williams School of Law is fully accredited by the recognized standardizing agencies in the United States. It is a member of the Association of American Law Schools; it is on the approved lists of the American Bar Association and the Virginia State Board of Bar Examiners; and its Juris Doctor degree is fully accredited by the Regents of the University of the State of New York.

Although each state has its own requirements for admission to the bar, a law degree from the School of Law qualifies the holder to seek admission to the bar in any state in the nation and in the District of Columbia. Additional information about accreditation may be found at http://www.abanet.org/legaled/resources/contactus.html.
 
Virginia State Board of Education

The University also is approved by the Virginia State Board of Education to offer teacher licensure programs.
  

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
  
The Teacher Education Program at the University of Richmond is awarded accreditation throughTEAC Quality Principles by the Inquiry Brief Commission of the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) for a period of seven years, from 10/1/2015-10/1/2022. The accreditation does not include individual education courses that the EPP offers to P-12 educators for professional development, re-licensure, or other purposes.

The Educational Leadership Program at the University of Richmond is awarded accreditation throughTEAC Quality Principles by the Inquiry Brief Commission of the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) for a period of seven years, from 10/1/2015-10/1/2022.The accreditation does not include individual education courses that the EPP offers to P-12 educators for professional development, re-licensure, or other purposes.


American Chemical Society Accreditation

The University of Richmond’s chemistry program is accredited by the American Chemical Society.