The Joint Commission Accreditation

Joint Commission Logo The University Health Center is fully accredited by The Joint Commission, the nation’s most prestigious accrediting board. The Joint Commission is a regulatory agency that sets standards on how health centers should operate, and inspects the facility regularly to ensure requirements are being met. Patient care and safety issues are very important to the University Health Center and are reviewed by the Joint Commission. If you have any concerns about safety or quality of care issues you are encouraged to contact the University Health Center administration at 706-542-8715. If the issues are not resolved you can contact the Joint Commission by phone at 1-800-994-6610 or by e-mail at

American College Health Association (ACHA) List of Joint Commission and Accreditation Association of Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) Accredited Student Health Centers.

SACSCOC Accreditation

The University of Georgia is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award baccalaureate, masters, specialist and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call (404)679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of the University of Georgia.

Direct all other queries about programs, services, or admissions directly to the University of Georgia, 706-542-3000.

ACHA American College Health Association Institutional Member

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