Wilson University is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001.

Team Report, Seeking Accreditation Visit 2, February 2024 action

State Approved

Wilson University is a private institution and is approved to operate by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education. Approval to operate means the institution is compliant with the minimum standards contained in the California Private Postsecondary Education Act of 2009 (as amended) and Division 7.5 of Title 5 of the California Code of Regulations.

Any questions a student may have regarding this catalog that have not been satisfactorily answered by the institution may be directed to the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education at 1747 North Market, Suite 225, Sacramento, CA 95834,, (888) 370-7589 (toll-free telephone number), or (916) 574-8900.

A student or any member of the public may file a complaint about this institution with the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education by calling (888) 370-7589 or by completing a complaint form, which can be obtained on the bureau’s Internet website

Wilson University has never filed a bankruptcy petition, operated as a debtor in possession or had a petition of bankruptcy filed against it under Federal law.

BPPE Website

MA in Leadership


Wilson University is partnering with William Jessup University. When students enroll in the MA in Leadership program with Jessup, they can earn a Master of Arts in Leadership with an apostolic concentration taught by WU faculty. William Jessup is accredited by WASC Senior College and University Commission.

Jessup Accreditation Page