Accreditation

Southwest University of Visual Arts is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (www.hlcommission.org) and a Member of the North Central Association. www.ncahlc.org 800-621-7440.
Listings of member institutions (by any agency) are listed by the main campus. Additional campuses and locations are included under "off-campus" activities.
Verification of Accreditation Letter from HLC

Southwest University of Visual Arts Bachelor of Arts Degree in Interior Design is accredited by the Council for Interior Design Accreditation (formerly FIDER).

Southwest University of Visual Arts-Main Campus (Tucson, AZ) is licensed by the Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education.

As a regionally accredited college, Southwest University of Visual Arts-Branch Campus (Albuquerque, NM) is exempt from licensing by the New Mexico Higher Education Department.

Southwest University of Visual Arts is approved for the training of Veteran students.

Southwest University of Visual Arts is authorized by the Immigration and Naturalization Department for the training of non-immigrant students.

Southwest University of Visual Arts is approved for the training of qualified applicants by both the Arizona and New Mexico State Rehabilitation Departments.

Art Center, Inc. doing business as Southwest University of Visual Arts, is an Arizona Corporation.