Academic Credentials

Northern Arizona University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, Higher Learning Commission Home or 1-800-621-7440. Further information about the university’s accreditation can be found on the Higher Learning Commission website:


 Higher Learning Commission  


Documentation related to university or program accreditation may be obtained by directing an inquiry to the Office of the Vice Provost for Academic Affairs.


Specific Northern Arizona University academic plans are accredited by the following:



In addition, Northern Arizona University is affiliated with the American Council on Education, the American Association of State Colleges and Universities, the American Council of Learned Societies, the Association of Public Land-Grant Universities, and many other major national and international associations.