The University of Florida is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, education specialist, 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 the University of Florida.
Please refer to the UF Accreditation Style Guide for guidance on how to represent UF's accreditation status with SACSCOC.
SACSCOC Reaffirmation Process
The University of Florida’s accreditation is reaffirmed every ten years by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC). SACSCOC is the national accreditor for institutions in the southeastern US.1
The university’s reaffirmation process includes reports demonstrating compliance with SACSCOC principles and standards and a Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP). In addition to the reports, the reaffirmation process includes extensive evaluation of compliance by an off-site peer review, an on-site peer review, and the final review by the SACSCOC Board of Trustees.
- UF Compliance Certification 2013 (.pdf)
- UF Quality Enhancement Plan (QEP) (.pdf)
- UF Focused Report 2014 (.pdf)
- SACSCOC Report of the Reaffirmation Committee 2014 (.pdf)
- University of Florida current SACSCOC Reaffirmation Letter (2014) (.pdf)