Open Forum: Discussion on NWCCU Recommendations

You are invited to attend an open forum to discuss the draft submission of EWU’s response to the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (EWU’s regional accrediting body) to the recommendation accreditors made after their spring 2012, year three visit.

Ron Dalla, Vice Provost for Graduate Education, Research, Academic Planning and Evaluation, and EWU’s liaison to NWCCU, along with Colin Ormsby, Interim Vice Provost for Undergraduate Affairs and Student Success will facilitate a discussion regarding the draft response written by the University’s Accreditation Steering Committee.

Students, faculty and staff are invited to attend any of the following open forums on the Cheney or Riverpoint Campuses:

Date: Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013

Time: 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Where: Showalter Hall, Room 109


Date: Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013

Time: 4:00 p.m.

Where: Riverpoint, Phase 1, Room 115

You may access  both the Year Three Self-Evaluation Report: Eastern Washington University  and Response to Recommendation 1 for the Spring 2012 Year Three Resources and Capacity Peer-Evaluation Report submitted to NWCCU through the following link:

You are encouraged to review both documents prior to the forums.  Copies will not be available at the forums.

If you have questions concerning the forums or reports you may contact either Ron Dalla at or Colin Ormsby at

Please take time to come and discuss these very important documents that are a part of our accreditation process.