Statement of Accreditation Status

Finger Lakes Community College

  • CEO: Dr. Robert Nye, President
  • Accreditation Liaison Officer: Dr. Debora Ortloff
  • Commission Staff Liaison: Dr. Kushnood Haq, Vice President
  • Carnegie Classification: Associate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Nontraditional » Two-year, medium
  • Control: Public
  • Former Name(s): Community College of the Finger Lakes (5/1/1992)
  • Phase: Accredited
  • Status: Accreditation Reaffirmed
  • Accreditation Granted: 1977
  • Last Reaffirmation: 2022
  • Next Self-Study Evaluation: 2029-2030

Contact Information

3325 Marvin Sands Drive
Canandaigua, NY 14424-8395

(585) 394-3500

www.flcc.edu

  • June 23, 2022
    To acknowledge receipt of the self-study report. To note that the institution hosted a virtual site visit in lieu of an on-site visit in accordance with the United States Department of Education (USDE) guidelines published March 17, 2020. To reaffirm accreditation. To note that a verification visit is required by USDE guidelines and will be conducted within a reasonable period of time following the virtual site visit. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2029-2030.
  • November 16, 2017
    To accept the Periodic Review Report, to reaffirm accreditation, and to commend the institution for the quality of the report.. The next evaluation visit is scheduled for 2021-2022.
  • January 4, 2016
    To approve the relocation of the Geneva Center additional location from 90 Pultney Street, Geneva, NY 14456 to 63 Pulteney Street. and to include the new additional location within the scope of the institution's accreditation. The Commission requires written notification within 30 days of the commencement of operations at this additional location and the closure of the other location. In the event that operations at the additional location do not commence within one calendar year from the approval of this action, approval will lapse. The Periodic Review Report is due June 1, 2017.
  • January 5, 2015
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the additional location at FLCC Viticulture Center, 100 Empire Avenue, Geneva, NY 14456 within the scope of the institution's accreditation. The Commission requires written notification within thirty days of the commencement of operations at this additional location. In the event that operations at the additional location do not commence within one calendar year from the approval of this action, approval will lapse. The Periodic Review Report is due June 1, 2017.
  • October 27, 2014
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the additional location at 1058 West Church Road, Elmira, NY 14901 within the scope of the institution's accreditation. The Commission requires written notification within thirty days of the commencement of operations at this additional location. In the event that operations at the additional location do not commence within one calendar year from the approval of this action, approval will lapse. The Periodic Review Report is due June 1, 2017.
  • November 21, 2013
    To accept the progress report. The Periodic Review Report is due June 1, 2017.
  • July 1, 2013
    To acknowledge receipt of the substantive change request. To include the additional location at the Geneva Center, 90 Pulteney St., Geneva, NY 14456 within the scope of the institution's accreditation. The Commission requires written notification within thirty days of the commencement of operations at this additional location. In the event that operations at the additional location do not commence within one calendar year from the approval of the action, approval will lapse. To remind the institution of a progress report, due October 1, 2013, documenting evidence of (1) further progress in the participation of faculty and staff in the process of developing and monitoring key performance measures aimed at assessing institutional effectiveness (Standard 7); and, (2) further progress in attaining established learning goals at institutional and program levels (Standard 14). The Periodic Review Report is due June 1, 2017.
  • June 28, 2012
    To reaffirm accreditation. To commend the institution for progress to date. To request a progress report, due October 1, 2013, documenting evidence of (1) further progress in the participation of faculty and staff in the process of developing and monitoring key performance measures aimed at assessing institutional effectiveness (Standard 7); and, (2) further progress in attaining established learning goals at institutional and program levels (Standard 14). The Periodic Review Report is due June 1, 2017.
  • Distance Education
    Approved to offer programs by this delivery method
  • Correspondence Education
    Not approved for this delivery method

Approved Credential Levels

The following represents credential levels included in the scope of the institution’s accreditation:

  • Postsecondary award (1-2 yrs) Included within the scope
  • Associate's Degree or Equivalent Included within the scope
  • Additional Location
    Elmira Center
    1058 West Church Road
    Elmira, NY 14901
    Opened: 10/27/2014
  • Additional Location
    FLCC Viticulture Center
    100 Empire Avenue
    Geneva, NY 14456
    Opened: 01/26/2015
  • Additional Location
    Geneva Center
    63 Pulteney Street
    Geneva, NY 14456
    Opened: 01/04/2016
  • Additional Location
    Newark Campus Center
    1100 Technology Parkway
    Newark, NY 14513
  • Additional Location
    Victor Campus Center
    200 Victor Heights Parkway
    Victor, NY 14564
    Opened: 01/05/2010
  • Other Instructional Site
    Bloomfield Central School
    1 Oakmount Avenue
    Bloomfield, NY 14469
  • Other Instructional Site
    Bloomfield Operations Center Learning Lab
    1 Oakmount Avenue
    Bloomfield, NY 14469
  • Other Instructional Site
    Canandaigua Academy
    1 Academy Circle
    Canandaigua, NY 14424
  • Other Instructional Site
    Clifton Springs Public Library
    4 Railroad Ave
    Clifton Springs, NY 14432
  • Other Instructional Site
    Clyde-Savannah Central School
    215 Glasgow Street
    Clyde, NY 14433
  • Other Instructional Site
    Dundee High School
    55 Water Street
    Dundee, NY 14837
  • Other Instructional Site
    E. Palmyra Christian School
    2023 E. Palymra Port Gibson R.
    Palmyra, NY 14522
  • Other Instructional Site
    East Hill Campus
    6486 East Hill Road
    Naples, NY 14512
  • Other Instructional Site
    Finger Lakes Technical & Career Center- BOCES-FLTCC
    3501 County Road 20
    Stanley, NY 14561
  • Other Instructional Site
    Gananda Central School
    1500 Dayspring Ridge
    Walworth, NY 14568
  • Other Instructional Site
    Geneva High School
    101 Carter Road
    Geneva, NY 14456
  • Other Instructional Site
    Hammondsport HIgh School
    8272 Main Street
    Hammondsport, NY 14840
  • Other Instructional Site
    Honeoye Central School
    8528 Main Street PO Box 170
    Honeoye, NY 14471
  • Other Instructional Site
    Honeoye/Richmond Fire Department
    8741 Main St
    Honeoye, NY 14471
  • Other Instructional Site
    Lyons Central School
    10 Clyde Road
    Lyons, NY 14489
  • Other Instructional Site
    Macedon Public Library
    30 W Main St
    Macedon, NY 14502
  • Other Instructional Site
    Marbletown Fire Department
    6416 Silver Hill Road
    Newark, NY 14513
  • Other Instructional Site
    Marcus Whitman Jr-Sr High School
    4100 Baldwin Road
    Rushville, NY 14544
  • Other Instructional Site
    Marion Jr-Sr High School
    4034 Warner Road
    Marion, NY 14505
  • Other Instructional Site
    Midlakes High School
    1554 Route 488
    Clifton Springs, NY 14432
  • Other Instructional Site
    Muller Field Station
    6455 County Road 36
    Honeoye, NY 14471
  • Other Instructional Site
    Mynderse Academy
    105 Troy Street
    Seneca Falls, NY 13148
  • Other Instructional Site
    Naples High School
    136 North Main Street
    Naples, NY 14512
  • Other Instructional Site
    New York Kitchen
    800 South Main Street
    Canandaigua, NY 14424
  • Other Instructional Site
    Newark High School
    625 Peirson Avenue
    Newark, NY 14513
  • Other Instructional Site
    North Rose-Wolcott High School
    11631 Salter-Colvin Road
    Wolcott, NY 14590
  • Other Instructional Site
    Ontario Ambulance (Ontario Volunteer Emergency Squad)
    6132 Furnace Road
    Ontario, NY 14519
  • Other Instructional Site
    Ontario County Safety Training Facility
    2914 County Road 48
    Canandaigua, NY 14424
  • Other Instructional Site
    Palmyra-Macedon High School
    151 Hyde Parkway
    Palmyra, NY 14522
  • Other Instructional Site
    Penn Yan Academy
    305 Court Street
    Penn Yan, NY 14527
  • Other Instructional Site
    Prattsburgh High School
    1 Academcy Street
    Prattsburgh, NY 14873
  • Other Instructional Site
    Red Creek High School
    6574 South Street
    Red Creek, NY 13143
  • Other Instructional Site
    Red Jacket High School
    1506 Route 21
    Shortsville, NY 14548
  • Other Instructional Site
    Romulus High School
    5705 Route 96
    Romulus, NY 14541
  • Other Instructional Site
    Roseland Bowl
    4357 Recreation Drive
    Canandaigua, NY 14424
  • Other Instructional Site
    Sodus High School
    54 Mill Street PO Box 220
    Sodus, NY 14551
  • Other Instructional Site
    Sodus Public Library
    17 Maple Ave
    Sodus, NY 14551
  • Other Instructional Site
    South Seneca Ambulance
    2011 NY-96A
    Ovid, NY 14521
  • Other Instructional Site
    Victor Central School
    953 High Street
    Victor, NY 14564
  • Other Instructional Site
    Waldon Project - Cumming Nature Center
    6472 Gulick Road
    Naples, NY 14512
  • Other Instructional Site
    Waterloo Senior High School
    65 Center Street
    Waterloo, NY 13165
  • Other Instructional Site
    Wayne Central High School
    6200 Ontario Center Road
    Ontario Center, NY 14520
  • Other Instructional Site
    Wayne Technical & Career Center-BOCES-WTCC
    4440 Ridge Road
    Williamson, NY 14589
  • Other Instructional Site
    West Lake Road Fire Association
    5214 West Lake Rd
    Geneva, NY 14456
  • Other Instructional Site
    WFL BOCES-PTECH
    1550 Route 488
    Clifton Springs, NY 14432
  • Other Instructional Site
    Williamson High School
    5891 Route 21
    Williamson, NY 14589
  • Other Instructional Site
    Yates County Workforce Development
    417 Liberty St
    Penn Yan, NY 14527

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