Merced College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges, Western Association of Schools and Colleges, 10 Commercial Blvd., Suite 204, Novato, CA 94949, (415) 506-0234, an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education. Additional information about accreditation, including the filing of complaints against member institutions, can be found at:

Any member of the college community or public may submit a third-party comment by completing the Commission’s online third-party comment form. A third-party comment assists the Commission as it considers applications for candidacy, accreditation, or reaffirmation of accreditation.

Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior College Letters & Reports

  • 2024 Peer Review Team Evaluation Report

    Next Report due Fall 2031

  • 2024 Reaffirmation Letter

    Next Report due Fall 2031

  • 2023 Self Evaluation Report

    Next Self Evaluation Report due Fall 2030

  • 2021 ACCJC Midterm Report

    Next Midterm Report due 2028

Archived Reports

Externally Accredited Organizations