Membership Documents

Below is the complete list of documents you will be requested to upload on the full application for SAIS membership. 

Applicant School Information

  • Articles of incorporation
  • 501(c)(3) determination letter
  • Business license/certificate or letter of recognition from city/state
  • School logo
  • Curriculum guide or course offerings book

Governance Information

  • Bylaws
  • Board policy manual
  • List of board members
  • Minutes from the last three board meetings

Financial and Facility Information

  • Most recent review or audit
  • Most recent 990 or tax filing document
  • Campus map/diagram
  • Statement of financial position
  • Statement of activities
  • Statement of cash flows
  • Budget variance

Personnel Information

  • Faculty application
  • Faculty employment contract
  • Faculty handbook
  • List of faculty members

Student Information

  • Student application form
  • Application for financial aid
  • Student enrollment contract
  • Student handbook


  • Current accreditation certificate
  • Most recent accreditation visit report
  • School response to accreditation visit report