Union College and its programs are accredited by:

  • Accrediting Association of Seventh-day Adventist Schools, Colleges, and Universities, Incorporated
  • The baccalaureate degree in nursing at Union College is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, One Duport Circle, NW, Suite 530, Washington, DC 20036, 202-887-6971. State of Nebraska licensure requirements can be found here.
  • The Emergency Medical Technician component of the IRR program has separate licensure requirements. State of Nebraska licensure requirements for EMT’s can be found here

Union College is a member of:

  • American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance
  • American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
  • American Association of Colleges of Nursing
  • American Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • American Library Information Cooperative
  • Association of Independent Colleges and Universities of Nebraska
  • Association of Physician Assistant Programs
  • National Collegiate Honors Council
  • National Council on Social Work Education
  • NEBASE (Regional OCLC Consortium)
  • Nebraska Academy of Sciences
  • Nebraska Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
  • Nebraska Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers
  • Nebraska Association of Student Financial Aid
  • Nebraska Council on Teacher Education
  • Nebraska Independent College Foundation
  • North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
  • SIRSI Midwest Users' Group
  • United States Gymnastics Federation
  • Upper Midwest Honors Council

Union College is approved by:

  • Nebraska Department of Education
  • Nebraska State Board of Nursing