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University of East West Medicine

School 595 Lawrence Expressway Sunnyvale CA 94087 Work Phone: 408-733-1878 Work Fax: 408-992-0448 Website:


Effective 12 August 2017, the University of East West Medicine (UEWM) and all of its programs were placed on Show Cause until August 2018 at which time their accreditation status will be terminated by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM or Commission) unless the institution is able to demonstrate why such action should not be taken.  This order to Show Cause is subject to reconsideration and, where applicable, appeal if timely requested by UEWM.

Please consult the ACAOM Glossary or Commission Actions Policy for more information regarding definitions of terminology or specific types of actions.

Accredited Program: Master’s Degree program – Oriental medicine [English, Chinese, Korean]

Candidacy: 05/04/2003

Initial Accreditation: 05/07/2005

Renewal of Accreditation: 08/09/2008; 08/16/2014

Next Scheduled Review: Summer 2018

Accredited Program: Doctoral program – Postgraduate [English, Chinese]

Candidacy: 02/10/2012

Initial Accreditation02/25/2017

Next Scheduled Review: Summer 2018

Institutional Accreditor: ACAOM

Auxiliary classroom location: 970 W. El Camino Real, Sunnyvale, CA  94087