SACS Compliance Certification

3.14.1 Publication of Accreditation Status

A member or candidate institution represents its accredited status accurately and publishes the name, address, and telephone number of the Commission in accordance with Commission requirements and federal policy. (Publication of accreditation status)

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Reinhardt’s accredited status is published in accordance with Commission requirements and federal policy by using the following language in University print materials and websites:

Reinhardt University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, and master's 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 Reinhardt University.

The above official statement for representation of accreditation status is published in the following:

The Reinhardt Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2016-2017 [1]
The Reinhardt Graduate Academic Catalog  2016-2017 [2]
Reinhardt University Student Handbook 2016-2017 [3]
University Website Academics  Accreditation page [4]
University Home Page Online Programs Reinhardt Difference      Accreditation & Certification [5]

In addition, websites directed at prospective students publish the official accreditation [6] statement or a link to the Accreditation page. [7]  Print recruiting materials publish the official statement, as well, like the Reinhardt view book (back cover) [8] and the Reinhardt outcomes piece (back cover). [9]

The Director of Marketing monitors compliance with this requirement on the and domains. Through communications with the Registrar and the Associate Vice President for Academic Services & Graduate Studies, the Provost ensures that the representation of the accreditation status is referenced in a consistent manner in both academic catalogs.


Supporting Documents

[1] The Reinhardt Undergraduate Academic Catalog 2016-2017, p. 7

[2] The Reinhardt Graduate Academic Catalog 2016-2017, 6

[3] Reinhardt University Student Handbook 2016-2017, p. 9

[4] University Accreditation web page:

[5] Online Programs Homepage:

[6] Majors:

[7] MAT Degree Program page:

[8] Reinhardt view book for recruitment

[9] Reinhardt outcomes piece for recruitment