Student Right to Know

Your Right To Know: HEA Information


Higher Education Opportunity Act

(Public Law 110-315) (HEOA) was enacted on August 14, 2008, and reauthorizes the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended (HEA).  It contains numerous federal reporting and disclosure requirements for information from various administrative areas of higher education institutions.

Institutional Accreditation Information:Maintained by:
Utica College:
Program Accreditation:
Marketing & Communications,  Academic Affairs

Student Information:Maintained by:
Utica College MissionMarketing & Communications
2020 Strategic PlanMarketing & Communications
Undergraduate Programs Academic Affairs
Graduate Programs Academic Affairs
Academic BuildingsMarketing & Communications
Faculty (Browse by Program)     Academic Affairs
FERPA Registrar
Transfer Credit Policy Registrar
Articulation Agreements Registrar
Withdrawal Policy Registrar
Refund PolicyStudent Financial Services

Student Body Diversity:Maintained By:
Enrollment by Gender
Institutional Research
Ethnicity of StudentsInstitutional Research
Percent of Students who are Pell Grant RecipientsInstitutional Research

Student Outcomes:Maintained by:
Retention and Graduation Rates
Institutional Research        
Degrees GrantedInstitutional Research

Student Services & Responsibilities:Maintained by:
Employment & Educational Status of GraduatesInstitutional Research
Career Services Career Services
Career Services for AlumniCareer Services
Textbooks (click the e-shop, then BOOKS)Follett Bookstore Management
Facilities & Services for Students with DisabilitiesLearning Services
Copyright Infringement & Illegal File Sharing InformationIntegrated Information Technology Services

Voter RegistrationRegistrar
Administrative Hours of OperationAll business offices operate on an 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. normal business-day schedule during the academic year, with special hours during winter and summer sessions.

Prospective and Current Student Financial Services:Maintained by:
Price of Attendance, Tuition WebpageStudent Financial Services
Student Net Price Calculator 
Student Financial Aid Information, SFS Webpage (includes information on):
Student Rights and Responsibilities
Steps to confirm your Financial Aid Award
Grant, Loan, & Scholarship Information
Conditions of your Financial Aid Award (including withdrawal policy)
Entrance Loan Counseling 
Exit Loan Counseling
Contact Information 
Utica College Eligibility and Certification Approval Report 

Health & Safety:Maintained by:
Drug & Alcohol PoliciesHuman Resources
Drug & Alcohol Prevention InformationHuman Resources
Vaccination PolicyStudent Health Center
Annual Campus Safety Report
Emergency Preparedness (page 16)
Daily Crime Log (page 2)
Missing Student Notification Policy (page 17)
Annual Campus Safety Fire Safety Report (page 18)

Teacher Preparation Programs:Maintained by:
UndergraduateSchool of Health Professions & Education
GraduateGraduate Admissions
Certification (page 47)School of Health Professions & Education

Athletic Information:Maintained by:
Annual Report under the Equity in Athletics Disclosure ActInstitutional Research
Title IX definedHuman Resources

Information for Out-of-State Online Students: 
Maryland:Utica College is registered with the Maryland Higher Education Commission to provide distance learning.
Tuition Refund PolicyCode of Maryland Regulations
Filing and Resolution of Student ComplaintsUtica College is subject to investigation of complaints by the Office of the Attorney General or the Maryland Higher Education Commission.  Complaints should be directed to:

Maryland Attorney General
Consumer Protection Division
200 St. Paul St.
Baltimore, MD 21202
410-528-8662/888/743/0823 (toll free)

Georgia:Utica College is registered with the Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission (NPEC) to provide distance learning.
Tuition Refund Policy Online/Hybrid Refund Policy
Filing and Resolution of Student Complaints

Utica College is subject to investigation of complaints by the Georgia Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission.  The GNPEC Authorized School Complaint Form can be found by following the link provided:
Texas:Utica College is not regulated in the State of Texas under Chapter 132 of the Texas Education Code.  Utica College is regulated by the New York State Education Department and the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
Tuition Refund Policy Online/Hybrid Refund Policy
Filing and Resolution of Student Complaints

Utica College is subject to investigation of complaints by the New York State Education Department.  Information regarding complaint procedures can be found at:


Institutional Research
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