Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

Our Lady of the Lake University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Our Lady of the Lake University that fall under one of these areas: (1) to learn about the accreditation status of the institution, (2) to file a third-party comment at the time of the institution’s decennial review, or (3) to file a complaint against the institution for alleged non-compliance with a standard or requirement.

For other concerns or complaints, please contact the Vice-President of Student Life (campus life, student activities, etc), Vice-President of Academic Affairs (academic issues) or Director of Human Resources (employee issues).

How to file a complaint with SACSCOC

The SACS website provides complaint procedures against the Commission and its accredited institutions. The SACSCOC complaint process can be found here.

Additional Accreditation

OLLU’s graduate training program in CDIS is accredited in Speech-Language Pathology by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language Hearing Association: 2200 Research Boulevard #310, Rockville, Maryland 20850-3289. Phone: 800-498-2071 or 301-296-5700.

The University has also received appropriate accreditation or approval for various programs from the Council on Social Work Education, the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs, and the American Psychological Association. Documents pertaining to the University’s accreditation may be viewed in the office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs during normal business hours.