Consumer Information Center
The Higher Education Act of 1965 (HEA), as amended by the Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 (HEOA), includes many disclosure and reporting requirements. A disclosure requirement is information that all postsecondary educational institutions are required to distribute or make available to another party, such as students, parents and/or employees. A reporting requirement is information submitted to the U.S. Department of Education (US DOE) or other agencies. Disclosure and reporting requirements sometimes overlap. For certain topics, institutions are required to make information available to students or others and to submit information to the US DOE.
Additionally, according to Under 34 CFR 668.6 (a & b), an institution is required to report and disclose information with regard to preparation of its students for gainful employment in a recognized occupation. It is the intention of Bryan University to assist its students in becoming very familiar with the intricacies and options that exist when managing the financial and all other elements of their education. The links found on our disclosure page, in conjunction with the catalog and most current supplement/addendum provide the consumer information elements required to be disclosed in accord with the HEOA and US DOE rules.
- BU Catalog –
- Bryan University Catalog – Page 65
Accreditation, Certification, and Approvals:
Additional Consumer Information:
- Bryan University Additional Consumer Information Disclosures
- Supplemental Financial Assistance Information
- Recognition of Citizenship
- Academic Planning and Improvement
- Disclosure of Retention Rates as Reported to IPEDS
- Copyright Infringement and Liabilities
- Information Security
- Fraud Prevention
Annual Security Report:
Bryan University Locations:
Completion or Graduation Rate and Retention Rates:
The Student-Right-to-Know graduation rate for each BU location is available at:
Cost of Attending the Institution – Tuition and Fee Schedule:
Course Schedule Information:
Course schedule information is available upon request to any campus representative or campus director. Online courses are asynchronous with weekly deadlines.
FERPA Rights – The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act:
Gainful Employment Program Disclosures:
Net Price Calculator:
Official Withdrawal Procedures:
- Bryan University Catalog – Page 41
Retention and Placement Outcomes:
Services and Facilities for Students with Disabilities:
Bryan University prohibits unlawful discrimination against qualified students with disabilities and encourages their full participation within the University Community. All faculty, staff and administrators will actively support students with disabilities in all educational programs, services, and activities, in cases where such support is readily achievable and is not an undue burden.
Bryan University policy, in accordance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act, defines a qualified student with a disability as “any person who is regarded as having such an impairment, and (a) who meets the academic and technical standards requisite for admission to or participation in the University’s programs, and (b) who has a documented physical or mental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities.”
- Bryan University Catalog – Page 59
Student Civil Rights and Complaint Procedures:
- Bryan University Catalog – Page 9
Institutions participating in Title IV, HEA student financial aid programs must make available to prospective and enrolled students, information about student body diversity, including the percentage of enrolled, full-time students in the following categories:
- self-identified members of a major racial or ethnic group
- Federal Pell Grant recipients
Transfer Credit Policies:
Transfer of credits is at the discretion of the receiving institution. Bryan University’s policy for the receiving of credits from another institution is available online in our catalog.
- Bryan University Catalog – Beginning page 46
U.S. Department of Education’s College Navigator website:
The data elements presented by way of the following links are reported annually through the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) system to The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES). NCES is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education in the U.S. and other nations. NCES is located within the U.S. Department of Education and the Institute of Education Sciences: The information available at the links below include: a general campus overview, instructional and administrative staff, tuition, fees, and estimated student expenses, financial aid, enrollment, student race/ethnicity and gender, program completion, retention rates for first-time students, overall graduation rate and transfer-out, and programs/majors at each Bryan University location.
In addition to providing the overall graduation rate, the College Navigator website also provides the Student-Right-to-Know graduation rate and Diversity of Student Body disaggregated by:
- Major racial and ethnic subgroup (as defined by the U.S. Department of Education)
- Recipients of a Federal Pell Grant
- Recipients of a subsidized Stafford Loan who did not receive a Pell Grant
- Students who did not receive either a Pell Grant or subsidized Stafford Loan
- Bryan University Catalog – Page 34
Voter Registration Forms:
Bryan University recognizes the right to vote is a fundamental part of being a community at work and vital to our democracy. The following forms are available for all eligible voters in the U.S.
Individuals also may visit their local post office to obtain a voter registration form, or visit the U.S. Election Assistance Commission at http://www.eac.gov/voter_resources/register_to_vote.aspx to obtain a National Mail Voter Registration form. Each state has a different deadline for voter registration, but in most states, individuals will need to register at least 30 days before an election.
Bryan University Individual Campus Contact Information:
During the educational journey, communication is key. When questions arise, which occasionally they do, please feel free to visit with us, so that we can better understand and assist with your needs. Moreover, anyone interested in consumer information and related disclosures are directed to communicate with the Executive Director or designee at each Bryan University campus location using the following contact information:
Springfield Campus (to include online programs)
4255 Nature Center Way
Springfield, MO 65804
Telephone: (417) 862-5700
3704 W. Walnut
Rogers, AR 72756
Telephone: (479) 899-6644