Accreditation & Assessment

2023 Higher Learning Commission (HLC) Focused Visit

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About the HLC Focused Visit

Wright State will host a Focused Visit on April 24–25, 2023, during which a small team of peer reviewers will evaluate the extent to which the university has met the concerns of the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

The Peer Review Team for our Focused Visit consists of the following members:

  • Bruce Mackh, Ph.D., Vice Provost for Assessment and Chief Accreditation Officer
  • Carl Brun, Ph.D.

HLC Focused Visit Report

When available, the outcomes will be made available on the 2023 HLC Focused Visit Report webpage.

Evidence File

The 2023 HLC Focused Visit Evidence File lists some of the documentary evidence that will be presented to the HLC.

About the HLC

The HLC accredits colleges and universities in a 19-state region of the United States.

Listening Sessions

The Office of the Provost will host three listening sessions to answer questions about the Focused Visit by the Higher Learning Commission on April 24 and 25. All listening sessions will be hosted virtually on Webex from 1 to 2 p.m.

Listening Session Schedule

We welcome your feedback and questions. You can submit comments about the HLC Focused Visit and Focused Visit Report by February 22 through our listening session survey.

The draft HLC Focused Visit Report is now available on the 2023 HLC Focused Visit Report webpage. The report must be submitted to the HLC by February 27.

The Focused Visit by the Higher Learning Commission will take place on April 24 and 25.

If you have questions about the Focus Visit, contact Bruce Mackh, vice provost for assessment and chief accreditation officer, at