Higher Learning Commission Accreditation
Kansas State University

Kansas State University has been continuously accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools since 1916. The university participates through the Open Pathway reaffirmation of accreditation process, and recently underwent a comprehensive self-study and site visit during the 2021-2022 academic year.

Kansas State University has completed its most recent reaffirmation of accreditation during the 2021-2022 academic year. The site visit occurred April 11-13, 2022. The 2022 HLC Reaffirmation Action Letter is linked below. Please see our statement of accreditation status page on the HLC web site for more information.


2022 HLC Reaffirmation Action Letter, Kansas State University



Assurance Argument 2022

2022 Site Visit
Q and A Teams Programs


The Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Information about the HLC can be found below:

Previous HLC Accreditation Reports