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Rocky Vista University (RVU) is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC):

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, Illinois 60604-1411
Telephone: (800) 621-7400 or (312) 263-0456
Fax: (312) 263-7462

Letter of Accreditation (PDF)
Accredited Higher Learning Commission - Verify Status Here

RVUCOM is fully accredited by the Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) of the American Osteopathic Association (AOA):

      Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA)
      142 East Ontario Street, Chicago, IL 60611-2864
      Phone: (312) 202-8048
      Letter of Accreditation (PDF)

RVU’s Surgical Simulation Center is accredited by the American College of Surgeons (ACS):

American College of Surgeons
633 N. Saint Clair Street
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 202-5000

Letter of Accreditation (PDF)

RVU’s Physician Assistant program has received Accreditation-Provisional from ARC-PA:

The Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA)
12000 Findley Road, Suite 275
Johns Creek, Georgia, 30097
Phone: 770-476-1224
Fax: 770-476-1738
Letter of Accreditation (PDF)
Accreditation History for RVU PA Program

Students may file a complaint to the above organizations along with the following state agencies:

Accreditation Complaint Policy and Procedures (PDF)


Rocky Vista University welcomes employment inquiries from qualified individuals who share and support our mission and vision. We value individuals who demonstrate a commitment to lifelong learning, community service, and excellence. As one of the newest of the colleges of osteopathic medicine, RVU enjoys an entrepreneurial culture featuring state of the art facilities and innovative approaches to learning.

The faculty and staff are a school's most valuable commodity. They are the basis of the school's success and the future success of its graduates. At RVU, we have a group of employees who are dedicated to the mission of providing quality healthcare education and of inspiring students to serve with compassion, integrity, and excellence. Visit the RVU Directory to get to know the faculty and staff.

The Marketing Department has developed many ways to learn more about RVU, to follow the latest news and events, and to sing the praises of our students, faculty, and staff. In the News Room, you will find press releases, the Vista View newsletter, the Prairie Dogs and Roadrunners blog, and our social media accounts.