Accreditation and Memberships

Trinity International University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

The Higher Learning Commission

230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL  60604-1411

Phone: 312.263.0456
Fax: 312.263.7462

Illinois State Board of Education

The teacher education programs of Trinity College and Trinity Graduate School are under the operating authority of the Illinois State Board of Education.  

100 N. 1st Street
Springfield, IL  62777

Phone: 217-782-4321

Trinity Evangelical Divinity School is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and the Association of Theological Schools—the accrediting association of theological schools in the United States and Canada.

The Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada

10 Summit Park Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15275-1110

Phone: 412.788.6505
Fax: 412.788.6510

Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs

1001 North Fairfax Street, Suite 510
Alexandria, VA 22314

Phone: 703.535.5990
Fax: 703.739.6209


Trinity Law School is accredited by the State Bar of California

State Bar of California

180 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 91405

Phone: 415.538.2000


  • Associated Colleges of the Chicago Area
  • Association of Christian Schools International
  • Association of Christian Continuing Education Schools and Seminaries
  • The Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada
  • Christian Adult Higher Education Association
  • Christian College Consortium
  • Council for Adult and Experiential Learning
  • Council for Christian Colleges and Universities 
  • Council for Higher Education Accreditation
  • The Council of Independent Colleges
  • Department of Veterans Affairs State Approving Agency
  • Federation of Independent Illinois Colleges and Universities
  • The Higher Learning Commission
  • Illinois State Board of Education
  • Illinois State Scholarship Commission
  • Learning Resources Network
  • Resources for the Education of Adults in the Chicago Area


Trinity International University reserves the right to change without notice any statement in this publication concerning, but not limited to, rules, policies, tuition, fees, professors, curricula, and courses. This catalog is not a contract or an offer of a contract.

Students are responsible for reviewing catalog program requirements, as well as the Academic Handbook, and for consulting with their relevant academic advisement tools as needed prior to course registration to insure that their courses apply to their program or to their personal interests.