The policy of the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU) is not to grant accreditation for a definite number of years.  Instead, accreditation must be reaffirmed periodically.  Under the seven-year accreditation cycle, the following reviews are scheduled for Capilano University:

Fall 2015: Year Three Resources and Capacity Self-Evaluation Report and Visit

Fall 2020: Year Seven Mission Fulfillment and Sustainability

Fall 2021: Year One Mission and Core Themes

Fall 2023: Mid-Cycle Evaluation

Fall 2027: Year Seven Mission Fulfillment & Sustainability