Accreditation & Authorization

The University of Wisconsin-River Falls is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) is an independent corporation based in Chicago, Illinois. It is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and its mission is "Serving the common good by assuring and advancing the quality of higher learning." The HLC is responsible for accreditation of universities and colleges in nineteen states throughout the North Central region of the United States. For more information, visit their website, call 800-621-7440 or e-mail

Program Accreditations

Articulation Agreements

Accounting BS

Agriculture and Resource Management

Agricultural Engineering Technology BS

Agricultural Studies BS

Animal Science - Veterinary Technology emphasis BS

Arts BS

Athletic Training M.S.

Business Administration BS

Computer Science and Information Systems

Communication Studies BS

Criminal Justice BS

Dairy Science BS

Early Childhood Education BS

Early Childhood Education with Certification BS

Engineering and Technology BS

Exercise and Sport Science BS

Food Science and Technology BS

Horticulture-Landscape Design and Management Option BS

Horticulture and Food Science Technician BS

International Education and Cultural Exchanges

Laboratory Science Technology BS

Physical Education BS

Physics BS

Sociology-Criminal Justice minor BS

Sustainable Management BS

Dual Enrollment Agreements

Program Transfer Agreements


Contact Us

Registrar's Office
Phone: 715-425-3342
Fax: 715-425-3352
105 North Hall