Invitation for Third-Party Comments

June 12, 2012

Bacone College is seeking comments from the public about the College in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency. The College will undergo a comprehensive evaluation visit September 17 – 19, 2012, by a team representing the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. HLC will forward the public’s comments to the evaluation team members to include in their review of Bacone College. Bacone has been accredited by HLC since 1965. The team will review the institution’s ongoing ability to meet HLC’s Criteria for Accreditation.

Comments must address substantive matters related to the quality of the institution or its academic programs. All comments must be received in the HLC office no later than August 15, 2012. Comments cannot be treated as confidential. Please submit your comments directly to HLC on its form located at the following link:

OR send mail to:

Public Comment on Bacone College
The Higher Learning Commission
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604-1411

Questions about submitting a comment anonymously should be directed to: legalaffairs@hlcommission.orgAn individual with a specific dispute or grievance should request the separate Policy on Complaints from the Commission Office.