Saint Michael's College is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.
The college is a member of the following:
- National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
- College Board
- Vermont Higher Education Council
- Association of Vermont Independent Colleges
- Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities
- Vermont Campus Compact
- Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges
- The Council of Independent Colleges.
In addition, the Department of Education at Saint Michael's is accredited by ROPA-R.