University of St. Francis Requests Public Comments

October 23, 2017 | Joliet, Ill.

The University of St. Francis (USF) is seeking comments from the public about the university in preparation for its periodic evaluation by its regional accrediting agency. USF will host a visit March 18-21, 2018, with a team representing the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). The University of St. Francis has been accredited by HLC since 1938. The team will review the institution’s ongoing ability to meet HLC Criteria for Accreditation.

The public is invited to submit comments regarding the university to the following address:

Public Comment on University of St. Francis
Higher Learning Commission
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604-1411

The public may also submit comments on HLC’s website at

Comments must address substantive matters related to the quality of the institution or its academic programs. Comments must be in writing. All comments must be received by February 10, 2018.

The University of St. Francis, in Joliet, Ill., serves 3,900 students nationwide, offering undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs in the arts and sciences, business, education, nursing and social work. There are over 48,000 USF alumni across the globe. For information, call 800-735-7500 or visit University of St. Francis: Bigger thinking. Brighter purpose.