UMass Amherst NEASC Accreditation Website

The University of Massachusetts Amherst is accredited by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education (CIHE) of the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC). The last comprehensive accreditation review took place in 2009, and on March 4, 2010, CIHE voted to continue the campus's accreditation with the next comprehensive evaluation scheduled for 2018.

2009 Self Study

CIHE actions following the comprehensive evaluation (current accreditation status)

Commission policies require a fifth-year interim report, and that report was submitted on August 15, 2013.

2013 Fifth-Year Interim Report

Questions regarding the campus's accreditation should be directed to