Consumer information

The Higher Education Act of 1965 (HEA), as amended by the Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 (HEOA), includes many disclosure and reporting requirements. Information on those required disclosures and reports is provided in the links below.

It's your right to know

Federal regulations require that UW-La Crosse provided enrolled and prospective students with specific consumer information about the university. The links below offer information that is required to be disclosed. If you would prefer written notification of this information, you may request it from the appropriate office.

Mission Statement
Licensing and Accreditation
Fact Book
Distance Education State Authorizations
Degree and Certificate Programs
Completion / Graduation Rates - Undergraduates
Completion / Graduation Rates - Graduates
Retention Rate
Employment Statistics for Graduates
Equal Opportunity Statement
Campus Map
UW System Complaint Process
Distance Learning Education – State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement
Contact Information for Assistance in Obtaining Institutional Information
Directory of Faculty/Staff
Consumer Information on the College Navigator
College Scorecard 
Consortium Programs
Institutional Complaint Process

Procedures for Withdrawing from School
Institutional Refund Policy
Facilities and Services Available to Disabled Students
Definition of a Credit Hour
Voter Registration
Textbook Information
Transfer of Credit Policy
Student Handbook
Study Abroad Enrollment Policy

Equity in Athletics Disclosure Report
Financial Aid and NCAA Athletics - NCAA

Campus and Emergency Numbers
Security Policies and Procedures
Campus Security Report
Policy on Use of University Information Technology Resources
Peer to Peer File Sharing/Copyright Infringement Policies and Sanctions
Information on Preventing Drug and Alcohol Abuse
Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)

Contact Information for Assistance in Obtaining Financial Aid Information
Cost of Attendance
Federal Student Aid
Available Financial Aid Programs
   Military Education Benefits   
   Student Employment
How Eligibility for Aid is Determined 
How and When Financial Aid Will Be Disbursed 
The Availability of Financial Aid for Study Abroad 
The Terms of Loan Repayment
Repayment Plans and Calculators
Entrance Loan Counseling Information
Exit Loan Counseling Information for Federal Direct Loans
Exit Loan Counseling for Federal Perkins Loans
National Student Loan Data Systems (NSLDS)
Preferred Lender List
Federal Work-Study (terms of employment)
Availability of Community-Service Federal Work-Study Jobs
Financial Aid for Preparatory Coursework
Financial Aid for Repeat Coursework
Student Loan Ombudsman's Office
Net Price Calculator
Return of Title IV Aid and Repayment Policy
Standards for Satisfactory Academic Progress
Consortium Agreements
Rights and Responsibilities of Financial Aid Recipients
Code of Conduct