WASC Site Team Visit: Oct. 27-29! Return to top The WASC site team will be on the LLU campus October 27-29 to conduct its Educational Effectiveness Review (EER) of the University. This is the final stage of the accreditation review cycle initiated in 2006.
WASC Site Visit ScheduleReturn to top The WASC site team will meet with faculty, administrators, staff and students. One-on-one meetings, a reception and more are currently being scheduled. Everyone is encouraged to be on campus during this time.
Site Visit Schedule Below please find the latest version of the draft schedule for the WASC site visit.
Reception with the WASC Site Visit Team October 27, 5:45-6:45 p.m. (Student Pavilion) Meet and mingle in a festive atmosphere with WASC site team members and student and faculty leaders. Also learn how mission-focused learning has impacted the lives of students and faculty with a brief presentation at the end. (A generous spread of cheese and crackers, veggies, fruit, and even a chocolate fountain will be served.)
Exit Report & the School Evidence Room October 29, 11:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. (Centennial Complex, Damazo Ampitheater) Of special importance for the entire campus body is the presentation of the Exit Report by the site team on its final day of the visit. The team will share its impression of the University and offer its commendations and recommendations.
Public Viewing of the School Evidence Room October 29, 12:00-1:00 p.m. (Centennial Complex, Room 4220) After the exit report, the School Evidence Room will be opened to the entire campus body. This room is dedicated to the demonstration of educational effectiveness by each school through multi-media displays. It is an opportunity for schools to shine and to learn more about each other. The evidence room for the Capacity and Preparatory Review (CPR) visit in 2008, as shown below, was a wonderful success.
Communicate with the WASC Site Team ConfidentiallyReturn to top Before and during the visit all faculty, administrators, staff and students can communicate with the WASC site team through a confidential email account created by WASC. Only the WASC site team will receive the emails sent to this account. The email address is firstname.lastname@example.org.Updated 10-12-10
Denis J. Meerdink Associate Professor, Physiology & Pharmacology School of Pharmacy & Health Sciences University of the Pacific
Joanne J. Zitelli Associate Dean, College of Extended & International Studies California State University, Dominguez Hills
Educational Effectiveness Review: Report and School VideosReturn to top The WASC site team will prepare for the site visit by reviewing LLU's EER Report and the specially prepared School EER videos.
►Full report with appendices (.pdf) ►School videos (link)
Educational Effectiveness CommitteesReturn to top Since the CPR visit in 2008, a culture of assessment has grown on campus. A dedicated group of faculty, administrators and staff from all the schools spearheaded this movement, forging new ground for the University as a whole. Full details regarding their work can be found in the EER report.
►Assessment Leadership Video 2009 - will be posted here in early October ►Committees - click here for a list of the committees, with links to membership and charges. ►Achievements in Assessment 2009-2010 - distributed at the Faculty Colloquium in September, this handout acknowledges the assessment leadership and achievements of the past year. (.pdf)
Clear your schedule as much as possible to be available to the team Oct. 27-29. The schedule is subject to change before and during the visit. The team may want to meet with you or request information that you can best provide.