- The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) approved both the university’s five-year report and its Quality Enhancement Plan Impact report without requesting any follow-up information.
- The committee was pleased with Winthrop’s submission and requested no additional reports or information, an important outcome that allows Winthrop to move forward to the next phase of the reaffirmation process.
- President Dan Mahony credited the hard work of the faculty, staff, administrators, and students in helping to achieve this status.
Winthrop University, "SACSCOC Approves Five-Year Report and Quality Enhancement Plan Impact Report" (2017). Winthrop News 2017. 127.