Meeting Higher Standards

Being awarded accreditation means that Davenport University underwent a voluntary independent review of its educational programs and that the University met the standards determined by:


Higher Learning Commission 

230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL  60604


Additional information, including documents pertaining to Davenport University's accreditation with the Higher Learning Commission, can be found at


Student Concerns

Students have access to the following institutions if concerns are not sufficiently addressed by the University.

The Higher Learning Commission
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, Illinois 60604-1413
 E-mail  |  Complaint Process

Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
P.O. Box 30220
Lansing, MI 48909-7720
Complaint Process

State contacts for student complaints

Davenport University, an independent, nonprofit institution, is chartered by the State of Michigan and is empowered to grant degrees; it’s also certified by the State Approval Agency of the Department of Education.

Davenport University is recognized for veterans' training under the G.I. Bill for Veterans Educational Assistance. Application forms are available in the Admissions Office.

The University is approved by the United States Department of Homeland Security, US Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency as an institution of higher education for training foreign students.

The University is approved by agencies of the state and federal governments for many programs including Rehabilitation, Work Incentive, etc.

Accreditation and Approvals by College

Accreditation credentials are available for review from University officials upon request.