Adventist Accrediting Association of Seventh-day Adventist Schools, Colleges, and Universities (AAA)

Loma Linda University’s next AAA review will be in 2027

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About AAA

AAA is the denominational accrediting authority for all tertiary and graduate educational programs and institutions owned by the Seventh-day Adventist Church entities. Most recently, the AAA site team conducted a mid-term administrative review site visit at LLU on December 16-17, 2015, and met with faculty, administrators, and students.

Site Visit Documents


Following is the document that outlines the actions taken by AAA regarding LLU on  September 21, 2023


Following are the documents from the 2022 - AAA Site Visit

The May 10-12, 2022, AAA accreditation review members include the following individuals:

Andrea Luxton, Chairman
Andrews University

Volker Henning, Secretary
Walla Walla University

Ruben Martinez
Adventist Health University

Cory Wetterlin
Kettering College

Amy Ortiz-Moretta
Southern Adventist University

Vincent Injety, External to NAD
Adventist University of Africa

Julian Melgosa
General Conference

Gordon Bietz
North American Division


Following are the documents from the 2015 - AAA Mid-term Administrative Review Site Visit

The 2015 AAA accreditation review members include the following individuals:

David Greenlaw Chairman
Adventist University of Health Sciences

Loren Agrey, Secretary
Kettering College of Medical Arts

Larry Blackmer
North Amercian Division

Mike M. Lekie
General Conference


Following are the documents from the 2010 - AAA Site Visit

AAA Site Team

David Smith, PhD
President, Union College

Mike Lekic, PhD, MPH, MDiv

Associate Education Director, General Conference

Gilbert Abella, MSLS, MA

Archives & Special Collections Librarian, Pacific Union College

Ayandiji Daniel Aina, PhD
Dean of Post Graduate Studies, Babcock University

Steve Rose, BSBA, CPA
Vice President for Financial Administration, Walla Walla University

Becky Wang Scriven, MD
Kettering Medical Center

Werner K. Vyhmeister, PhD
Retired Dean, Seventh-day Adventist Theological Seminary, Andrews University

Bill Wohlers
Vice President for Student Services, Southern Adventist University