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Institutional Accreditation

Rollins College is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award baccalaureate, and master's, and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, telephone 404-679-4500, at for questions about the accreditation of Rollins College.*

Rollins obtained its SACSCOC accreditation in 1927 and has had no lapses in accreditation. Rollins' accreditation was last reaffirmed in 2015; Rollins' next reaffirmation of accreditation is scheduled for 2025, and the College will submit a Fifth-Year Interim Report in 2021. 

Program Accreditations and Approvals

Additional accreditations or approvals held at the program level are:

Institutional Memberships

A portion of institutional memberships is presented.


*The contact information for SACSCOC is provided in order to enable interested constituents to (1) learn about Rollins’ accreditation status, (2) file a third-party comment at the time of the College’s decennial review, or (3) file a complaint against Rollins for alleged non-compliance with a standard or requirement. Standard inquiries about the College, such as admission requirements, financial aid, educational programs, etc., should be addressed directly to Rollins College and not to the Commission’s office.

Please Note:
Florida’s Commission for Independent Education ( has responsibilities in matters related to non-public post-secondary education, including consumer protection, program improvement, policies and administration, data management and licensure of independent schools, colleges, and universities.  

Students who wish to file a complaint against Rollins College, in addition to following through with institutional policies, can also write a letter or send an e-mail to the Commission for Independent Education containing the following information (see:

  1. Name of Student (or Complainant)
  2. Complainant Address
  3. Phone Number
  4. Name of Institution
  5. Location of the Institution (City)
  6. Dates of Attendance
  7. A full description of the problem and any other documentation that will support your claim such as enrollment agreements, correspondence, etc.
  8. The complaint process of the Commission involves contacting the institution to obtain their response to your complaint.  If you do not want the Commission to contact the institution you are attending, you must state so in your complaint; however, doing so will greatly hinder the Commission’s ability to assist you with your complaint.

Note: Communications with state agencies, such as the Florida Department of Education are considered public records. Confidentiality cannot be guaranteed.

Send Letter To:
Commission for Independent Education
325 W. Gaines Street, Suite 1414
Tallahassee, FL. 32399-0400
Or E-mail: 
Or Fax: 850-245-3238

SACSCOC Institutional Liaison
Office of Institutional Research
1000 Holt Ave. – 2712
Winter Park, FL 32789
T. 407.646.2573