Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008

The Higher Education Act of 1965 (HEA), as amended by the Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 (HEOA), includes many disclosure and reporting requirements that a post-secondary education institution is required to distribute or make available to prospective students and parents.
The distribution of information about the institution’s operations is intended to increase the institution’s transparency to others. The institution also includes the following information in its annual report to IPEDS (Integrated Post-secondary Education Data System), all of which is available on the College Navigator page of the Institute of Education Sciences/National Center for Education Statistics (U.S. Department of Education) website.
If you need assistance obtaining information listed or you would like a paper copy, contact the Financial Aid Office.

Notice of Availability of Institutional and Financial Aid Information

Contact Information for Assistance in Obtaining Institutional or Financial Aid Information

General Institutional Information

  • Privacy of Student Records−Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
  • Facilities and Services for Students with Disabilities
  • Student Diversity
  • Price of Attendance
  • Net Price Calculator
  • Refund Policy and Requirements for Withdrawal and Return of Federal Financial Aid
  • Textbook Information
  • Educational Program
  • Instructional Facilities
  • Faculty
  • Transfer of Credit Policies and Articulation Agreements
  • Accreditation, Approval, and Licensure of Institution and Programs
  • Copyright Infringement−Policies and Sanctions
  • Computer Use and File Sharing
  • Student Activities
  • Career and Job Placement Services

Student Financial Assistance

  • Assistance Available From Federal, State, Local, and Institutional Programs
  • Federal Student Financial Aid Penalties for Drug Law Violations
  • Student Loan Information
    • Initial Loan Counseling for Student Borrowers
    • Exit Counseling for Student Borrowers
    • Institutional Code of Conduct for Education Loans
    • Preferred Lender Lists
    • Preferred Lender Arrangements

Health and Safety

  • Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention Program
  • Vaccination Policies
  • Campus Security Policies, Crime Statistics and Crime Log
  • Fire Safety Policies, Fire Statistics and Fire Log (On-Campus Housing Facilities)

Student Outcomes

  • Retention Rate
  • Graduation Rates (Student Right-to-Know Act)
  • Transfer-out Rates (Student Right-to-Know Act)
  • Graduation Rates for Students Receiving Athletically Related Student Aid (Student Right-to Know Act)
  • Transfer-out Rates for Students Receiving Athletically Related Student Aid (Student Right-to Know Act)
  • Job Placement for Graduates
  • Job Placement Rates for Graduates

Intercollegiate Athletic Program Participation Rates and Financial Support Data (Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act)
To view Cuesta College’s EADA Report, click on the link above, type Cuesta College in the Name of Institution field, then click search.

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