The University of the Arts is authorized by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania to grant degrees in the visual, performing and related arts, and is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104; telephone: 276-284-5000. The University of the Arts is currently engaged in our self-study process in preparation for our Middle States re-accreditation evaluation scheduled for the 2018-2019 academic year. For more information about this process and updates on our efforts, please visit our Self-Study website.
The College of Art, Media & Design is also an accredited institutional member of the National Association of the Schools of Art and Design, 11250 Roger Bacon Drive, Suite 21, Reston, VA 20190-5248; telephone: 703-437-0700.
The School of Music is also accredited by the National Association of Schools of Music, 11250 Roger Bacon Drive, Suite 21, Reston, VA 20190-5248; telephone: 703-437-0700.
Please contact the Provost's Office to obtain or review a copy of the documents describing the institution's accreditation, approval, or licensing.