Academic Affairs


Guidance from Accreditors

It's important to keep in mind the assessment requirements and guidelines provided by our external accreditors.

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE): Assessment of Student Learning is covered in Standard V, Educational Effectiveness Assessment. Office Assessment of Institutional Effectiveness is covered in MSCHE's Requirements of Affiliation.

Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET): Union's engineering programs are ABET-accredited. Assessment is covered in Criterion 4 of the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET.

Internal Resources

Our internal Nexus site has a wealth of information including templates. In addition, assessment reports from previous years are archived here. Please contact the Director of Assessment if you need access.