Salisbury University Self-Study 2004-2006
Working Timeline & Milestones, Updated October 2006
Primary milestones are highlighted in GREEN.  
CRITICAL milestones are highlighted in RED.
Primary Dates Primary Events Status
Summer-Fall 2003 SU Self –Study Steering Committee (SSSC) Chair Appointed Complete
Fall 2003 Steering Committee Appointed Complete
Spring 2004 Steering Committee Develops Self-Study Design Complete
April-2004 Middle States Liaison meets with SU Representatives (at SU) Moved to Sept. 2004
June-2004 Preliminary Self-Study Design due to MSA Complete
Aug-Sept 2004 University Community affirms Self-Study Design Complete
Sept. 2004 Middle States Liaison meets with SU Representatives (at SU) Complete
October-2004 Self-Study Design submitted to MSA for approval June 2004, Complete
October-2004 Steering Committee convenes and charges working committees Complete
Nov-Dec 2004 Working Committees Develop framework for analysis Complete
December-2004 MSA Approves Self-Study Design Complete
January-2005 SSSC Approves working committees’ frameworks Step Omitted
February-2005 Evaluation Team Leader Appointed by MSA Complete
Jan-April 2005 Working committees conduct analysis and begin developing reports Majority Complete, May 2005; Drafts available by May; Final Sept/Oct
May-2005 Working committees submit reports to Steering Committee Complete
Summer 2005 Self-Study Draft Written Completed October 2005
Aug/Sept 2005 Self-Study Draft submitted to campus for comment November 11, 2005
September-2005 MSA checks SU status/preparedness for visit December 7, 2005
Sept/Oct 2005 Self-Study Revised to incorporate substantive campus feedback/concerns December 20, 2005
October-2005 MSA notifies SU of potential evaluators Complete
November-2005 Self-Study Report Finalized January 24, 2006
December-2005 Self-Study Submitted to MSA/Evaluative Team with all attachments January 24, 2006
January-2006 SU campus prepares for Self-Study Visit Jan-Mar 2006
March-2006 Self-Study Evaluators Visit March 5-8, 2006
April-2006 Evaluators Report submitted to SU and MSA April 2006
April/May 2006 SU Formally Responds to Evaluator’s Report April 2006
June-2006 Presentation before MSA Commission Complete
Fall 2006 Commission reaffirms accreditation Complete