Accreditation &


Accreditation and Memberships

Lourdes University is:

Lourdes University holds membership in:

  • American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
  • American Association of Colleges of Nursing
  • American Association of Nurse Anesthetists
  • American Association of University Women
  • American Catholic Colleges & Universities
  • American Conference of Academic Deans
  • American Council on Education
  • American Library Association
  • American Psychological Association
  • Archivists for Congregations of Women Religious
  • Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education
  • Association for the Tutoring Profession
  • Association of American Colleges and Universities
  • Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities
  • Association of Franciscan Colleges and Universities
  • Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges
  • Association of Graduate Schools in Catholic Colleges and Universities
  • Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Ohio
  • Association of University Programs in Health Care Administration
  • Better Business Bureau of Toledo
  • Board Source
  • College Board
  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
  • Council for Adult and Experiential Learning
  • Council for Advancement and Support of Education
  • Council for Higher Education Accreditation
  • Council for Opportunity in Education
  • Council of Graduate Schools
  • Council of Independent Colleges
  • Council of Social Work Education
  • Higher Learning Commission
  • Independent College Advancement Associates
  • International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE)
  • International Leadership Association
  • Midwest Association of Graduate Schools
  • National Academic Advising Association
  • National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
  • National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics
  • National League for Nursing
  • Network for Vocation in Undergraduate Education
  • North American Patristic Society, Inc.
  • Ohio Association of Advanced Practice Nurses
  • Ohio Campus Compact
  • Ohio College Association
  • Ohio Council of Deans and Directors of Baccalaureate and Higher Degree Nursing Programs
  • Ohio Foundation of Independent Colleges
  • Ohio League for Nursing
  • Public Responsibility in Medicine & Research
  • Quality Matters
  • Regional Growth Partnership
  • Science Alliance for Valuing the Environment
  • Sylvania Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Sylvania Rotary Club
  • Teacher Education Accreditation Council
  • Toledo Area Organization of Nurse Executives
  • Toledo Employers Association
  • Toledo Metropolitan Area Council of Governments
  • Toledo Regional Chamber of Commerce
  • Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference

At a Glance

Sylvania, Ohio

Year Founded:

Founders and Sponsors:
Sisters of St. Francis of Sylvania

Gray Wolves

Terra Cotta and Black

2,621 students from across the U.S. and abroad

Student to faculty ratio:
12 to 1

Over 110 acres in suburban Sylvania

Our values:
We are a community of learning, reverence and service

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