Augustana University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The address and phone number of the association are, as follows:

The Higher Learning Commission
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604-1413

Original accreditation 1931; Last accreditation visit 2011; Next accreditation visit 2021.

Augustana University is also accredited by the South Dakota Department of Education.

The University holds professional accreditation in the following organizations: