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Self-Study Timeline

April 21, 2017: Initial Meeting of the Steering Committee, including all working groups

May 5, 2017: Second Meeting of the Steering Committee, discussion of Self-Study design

Early June, 2017: Self-Study design submitted to MSCHE Liaison

July 2017: Revision of Self-Study design based on comments from MSCHE Liaison

August 2017: Final Draft of Self-Study Design to MSCHE Liaison

September 1, 2017: Comments back from MSCHE Liaison

September - October 2017: Liaison visit to campus

August - December 2017: Monthly meeting of working groups and Executive Committee

December 2017: Full meeting of Steering Committee with updates

February 28, 2018: First drafts of working group reports due

May 15, 2018: Final drafts of reports due

August 30, 2018: First draft of Self-Study completed and circulated to university stakeholders for review and comment

September 2018: Open forums for campus community

October 2018: MSCHE Team Chair preliminary visit

October - November 2018: Final editing of Self-Study

November 30, 2018: Work group to review/respond

December 2018: Printing of Self-Study

December 10, 2018: Coordinated writing process

December 11-21, 2018: Additional work group edits

January 2019: Final draft of Self-Study submitted to Commission and Visiting Team

January 2, 2019: Send Self-Study final draft to reviewers with full-evidence inventory

January 11, 2019: Incorporate feedback from reviewers

January 15, 2019: Final editing

January 15, 2019: Share Self-Study with campus

January 22, 2019: Feedback from forum

January 23, 2019: Campus-wide town hall

January 30, 2019: Presented to Council of Trustees

February 8, 2019: Final incorporation of feedback and thorough proofreading by multiple individuals

February 22, 2019: Submission of Self-Study

March 2019: Middle States team visit

April - May 2019: Initial response to Visiting Team’s report

June 2019: MSCHE action

Contact the Middle States Self Study Committee

Co-chaired by Dr. Tracy Schoolcraft, Dr. José Ricardo, and Dr. Gretchen Pierce. Please direct all media inquiries to Dr. Tracy Schoolcraft: Phone: 717-477-1371