Institutional Application and Requirements

New Sponsoring Institution Application

New Sponsoring Institutions applications must use the online process within ADS. Complete the "Intent to Apply for Institutional Accreditation" to receive your login information to begin the application process.

Selected Topics Across Program Requirements

The following documents are organized by topic across all Program Requirements as a useful reference for determining varying expectations among specialties. These documents will be updated periodically to reflect changes in requirements.

Contact Us:
Executive Director, Institutional Review Committee
Paul Foster Johnson, MFA
312.755.5005
Associate Executive Director, Institutional Review Committee
Olivia Orndorff, MSLIS
312.755.5491
Senior Accreditation Administrator, Institutional Review Committee
Cassie Pritchard, MPP
312.755.5011
Accreditation Administrator, Institutional Review Committee
Philip Jackson, MPA
312.755.5021