Catalog Accreditation

Samuel Merritt University is accredited by the regional accrediting association, the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC). Professional programs of the University are accredited by specialized accrediting agencies. The following page provides information on each of the agencies by which the University and its programs were accredited at the time of publication of this catalog and student handbook.


Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) Address:

6116 Executive Boulevard, Suite 200 
North Bethesda, MD 20852-4929

Phone number: 301-652-AOTA



For ALL SMU program accreditation details:  Program Accreditation Details.