Virginia University of Oriental Medicine is certified to operate in the state of Virginia by the State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV).
Virginia University of Oriental Medicine is institutionally accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM), which is the recognized accrediting agency for freestanding institutions and colleges of acupuncture or Oriental medicine that offer such programs. ACAOM is located at 8941 Aztec Drive, Eden Prairie, Minnesota 55347; phone 952/212-2434; fax 952/657-7068.
The Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) has certified the Virginia University of Oriental Medicine to offer international students the opportunity to study in the United States. Through certification, VUOM has proven that it possesses the necessary facilities and instructors to engage in course instruction for international students.