Dallas International University (DIU) is authorized by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) to offer online educational opportunities to students residing in Texas and to students outside of the state of Texas based on our membership in SARA (The State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement). This agreement among member states, districts and territories establishes comparable standards for interstate offering of post-secondary distance education courses and programs. SARA is overseen by a National Council (NC-SARA) and administered by four regional education compacts.


Complaint Resolution for Distance and Off-Campus Education

  1. General complaints may be addressed to the university by following the grievance policy: https://www.diu.edu/grievances/.
  2. Dallas International University is authorized to award degrees by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.
  3. Dallas International is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award baccalaureate and master’s degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of the Dallas International University.