Report of February Board Actions
The Board of Trustees of the Higher Learning Commission met on February 21-22, 2013. The following actions took place.
Proposed Policy Changes
The Board approved on first reading the following proposed revised policies. The Commission invites comments on these proposed policies before the Board takes final action in June 2013. Comments can be sent to
. Comments must be received by May 6, 2013.
Policy changes related to Assumed Practices and the Obligations of Affiliation: First Reading
* In the past the Criteria for Accreditation, which now include the Assumed Practices, have been reviewed in their entirety every five years. In the future, adjustments to the Criteria or Assumed Practices will be considered by the Board annually, usually with first reading in February and second reading in June.
Adopted Policy Changes
The Board adopted the following revised policies. They are effective immediately unless otherwise noted.
Policy changes related to transparency
The Board of Trustees took action on a number of institutions. These actions will be posted on the Commission's website once the institutions have been notified.