Accreditation Orientation Workshop (AOW)

Event Information

The 2023 Accreditation Orientation Workshops (AOWs) will be conducted via Zoom.

The workshops will consist of three-hour sessions on three consecutive days. Each day's events will include a variety of presentations and interactive sessions. All AOW participants are expected to attend the entire event (partial registrations will not be accepted) and must have audio and video capabilities for participation.

Applicant PHP
Individuals affiliated with applicant PHP may attend on the dates listed below. "Applicant units" are those whose Initial Application Submission has been accepted by the Board of Councilors but who have not yet conducted a site visit. If you have not submitted an IAS and received acceptance from the Board of Councilors, we will not be able to accommodate your attendance.

  • July 31-August 2, 2023
    2:00-5:00 ET daily via Zoom
    Registration will open late spring 2023

Accredited PHP & SPH
The workshop is most useful to units whose preliminary self-study is due in 12-18 months. If you have questions about when to attend the AOW, please contact your assigned CEPH staff contact.

  • May 10-12, 2023
    2:00pm-5:00pm ET daily
    Registration is now closed
  • September 6-8, 2023
    2:00pm-5:00pm ET daily
    Registration will open summer 2023

Please direct questions to Nicole Williams.


The registration fee is $200 per person*. Payment information will be provided on the registration form.

*Each registration is for one person to attend the full multi-day event. Registrations cannot be shared or split amongst individuals. Unregistered individuals will not be admitted to the workshop.

Registration is accepted on a first-come, first-served basis and is open to faculty and staff at accredited and applicant SPH and PHP only. Registration is limited. Each unit may register no more than three individuals. CEPH reserves the right to limit the number of attendees per institution. Registration fees are non-refundable.

Registration for the May 2023 workshop is closed.
Registration for upcoming workshops will open approximately 2 months before the event.

Please direct questions to Nicole Williams.