Higher Learning Commission Accreditation
Governors State University


Governors State University has been accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools since 1975.

The most recent reaffirmation of accreditation occurred during the 2020-2021 academic year. The site visit took place on December 14, 2020. The 2020 HLC Reaffirmation Action Letter is viewable via the link below. Please see our statement of accreditation status page on the HLC web site for more information.

Higher Learning Commission Visit

February 26 - 27, 2024

View Site Visit Teams Agenda

HLC Training Video for Spring 2024

Documents for the HLC Panel Visit

Quick Links

The Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Information about the HLC can be found at the following links:

Previous HLC Accreditation Reports

  • • Previous HLC Reports will be available at a later date