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Higher Education Act Student Consumer Information

Choosing a community college or degree program can be a convoluted process. The links below can help potential students understand why Herkimer College is such a great choice.

This information is required by the 2008 Higher Education Opportunity Act. Visit the HEOA website to learn more.

General Institutional Information

  • Privacy of Student Records − Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
  • Facilities and Services for Students with Disabilities
  • Student Diversity
  • Net Price Calculator
  • Refund Policy and Requirements for Withdrawal, including 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
  • Intercollegiate Athletic Program
  • Student Activities
  • Career and Job Placement Services
  • Voter Registration

Teacher Preparation Program Report *

Health and Safety

  • Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention Program - resources
  • Vaccination Policies
  • Campus Security Policies, Crime Statistics and Crime Log - Crime log located in CA 138
  • Fire Safety Policies, Fire Statistics and Fire Log (On-Campus Housing Facilities) - Fire log located in CA 138

Student Outcomes

Student Financial Assistance

  • Notice of Availability of Institutional and Financial Aid Information
  • Contact Information for Assistance in Obtaining Institutional or Financial Aid Information
  • 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 *