Public Notice of Upcoming Accreditation Review Visit by the ACEN

University of Rio Grande's Holzer School of Nursing will host a site review for continuing accreditation of its Associate Degree Nursing program by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN).

The public is invited to meet the site visit team and share comments about the program in person at a meeting scheduled at 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 6, 2024, at the University of Rio Grande campus McKenzie Hall Room 105.

Written comments are also welcome and should be submitted directly to:


Dr. Kathy Chappell, Chief Executive Officer

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing

3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400

Atlanta, GA 30326

Or e-mail:


All written comments should be received by ACEN by February 20, 2024.