Office of the Provost Florida Gulf Coast University 10501 FGCU Blvd S. Fort Myers, FL. 33965-6565
Phone: (239) 590-7000 Fax: (239) 590-7034
Organization of Regional Reaffirmation Process
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools-Commission on Colleges 2014-2015 Reaffirmation of Accreditation
Organization of Reaffirmation Process
Coordinating and managing the internal review process, including developing the structure and timelines for ensuring the timely completion of all tasks and attending the Orientation Meeting conducted by the Commission on Colleges.
Coordinating the completion of the Compliance Certification by overseeing the institutional review of the extent of compliance with the Principles of Accreditation and the documentation of evidence supporting the extent of compliance.
Ensuring that the institutional community is engaged in the review process and is informed of the progress of the review.
Overseeing the completion and ensuring the accuracy of the Institutional Summary Form submitted at the time of the Orientation Meeting, included with the Compliance Certification, and updated for the On-Site Reaffirmation Committee.
Developing the Focused Report, if the institution so chooses.
Overseeing the development and implementation of the Quality Enhancement Plan
Overseeing arrangements for the on-site visit.
Ensuring that the appropriate follow-up activities are in place to address compliance issues cited by the Off-Site Reaffirmation Committee, recommendations written by the On-Site Reaffirmation Committee, if any, and requests for subsequent monitoring reports by the SACSCOC Board of Trustees, if any.
SACS Leadership Team
President Wilson Bradshaw – Chair
Student Government Vice President Luis Vargas
Faculty Senate President and FGCU Trustee Douglas Harrison
Chief of Staff and University Spokesperson Susan Evans
General Counsel Vee Leonard
Vice President for Administrative Services and Finance Steve Magiera
Vice President for Student Affairs Michael Rollo
Associate Provost and Associate Vice President Paul Snyder
Staff Advisory Council President Carl Steinberg
Vice President for Advancement and Executive Director of the University foundation Rosemary Thomas
Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost Ronald Toll
Coordinate completion of work and ensure its accuracy on behalf of the Leadership Team
Interface with SACS on all questions that arise
Oversee arrangements for the on-site review on behalf of the Leadership Team
Compliance Certification Working Group
Assist in the compilation of the compliance report
Coordinated by Accreditation Liaison, supported by PIP, and reviewed by Assessment Council
Quality Enhancement Plan Development Committee
Conceive and draft the QEP
Ensure involvement of university community
Office of Planning and Institutional Performance
Provide logistical support to the reaffirmation as needed including training and maintenance of the Accreditation Management System