General Institutional Information
Academic Programs and Regulations
The University Catalog contains information regarding Regis University's degree programs, academic regulations, faculty, and facilities. Printed copies are available upon request from the Office of Academic Records and Registration. Current students can also find information on the various Regis University academic programs for Regis College, Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions, and the College for Professional Studies online under each program's site.
Regis University Catalog
Regis University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.
Commission URL: www.ncahlc.org; Commission Phone: 312.263.0456
Review more information regarding our accreditation, including the Regis University self-study: Accreditation Details
Other accreditations and affiliations can be found on page 17 of the University Catalog.
The following document includes information about certificate programs offered by Regis University. The information includes the minimum number of credit hours, cost estimates, related occupations, and loan information.
Students should expect that their experience at Regis University will be positive, meaningful, and academically challenging. In the unfortunate case that a student is not satisfied with their experience, there are several avenues to explore in resolving complaints. The following link provides contact information and complaint procedures for a variety of situations and includes complaint procedures in each state of residence as required by the Department of Education.
Regis University and State Complaint Procedures
Student Disability Services
Information regarding special facilities and services available to disabled persons is handled through Student Disability Services. They can be reached at 1.800.388.2366 ext. 4941 or 303.458.4941, or visit the Lowell campus, Clarke Hall, Suite 241.
Federal Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
FERPA requires an institution to notify students of their privacy rights covered by the Act. This information is contained on page 42 of the University Catalog under Confidentiality of Student Records and on the Academic Records & Registration office web page. If you have questions regarding these rights, you can e-mail Enrollment Services or visit the Office of Academic Records & Registration at the Lowell campus, Main Hall 4th floor.
Location, Facility, and Faculty/Staff Information
A virtual tour of the Regis University campuses and a detailed virtual tour of the Lowell campus can be found via the virtual tour on this website. Additional information can be found in the University Catalog.
A list of faculty and staff can be found on INsite, the University's internal web portal, and in the University Catalog.
Policy on Transfer Credit
The transfer credit policy for each college is found in the University Catalog. Additional information regarding transfer credit policies for the College for Professional Studies can be found at TransferToRegis.org.
Responsible Use of Technology/Copyright Infringement/Intellectual Property Policies
Information about Regis University's policies on responsible use of information technology can be found in the Information Technology Services Policy Manual, housed on the University's web portal, known as Regis INsite. Please note that Insite requires a RegisNET login, and the link below will display the INsite login page if you are not already logged in to INsite.
Information Technology Policy Manual
Regis University is active in combatting copyright infringement, including pursuit of civil and criminal penalties for distributing copyrighted material (including unauthorized peer-to-peer file sharing and the prohibited use of the institution's information technology system for those activities). Our plans to do so can be found on this website page: Combatting Unauthorized Distribution of Copyrighted Materials
Tuition and Fees
The various costs of attending Regis University can be found on this website, along with payment options, due dates, and the refund policy.
Financial Aid Information
Information about the application process, consolidation, consortium agreements, cost of attendance, and about types of financial assistance available, applying for funds, and the rights and responsibilities of financial aid recipients is found on the Financial Aid web page and in the Financial Aid Handbooks for traditional and non-traditional students. Additional information about the terms and conditions under which students receive Federal Family Educational Loans and Perkins Loans is available from the Financial Aid office.
Statement of Ethical Principles
As part of the Regis University community, the Financial Aid office subscribes to a set of ethical principles that incorporates the Regis University Mission; the Enrollment Services Vision, Mission and Values; and guidelines provided by the National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA).
Statement of Ethical Principles
Ethical Code of Conduct
The Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA) of 2008 adds to the federal financial aid Program Participation Agreement a requirement that an institution participating in a Title IV loan program must develop, publish, administer, and enforce a code of conduct that includes specific bans and prohibitions.
Ethical Code of Conduct
Beware of Financial Aid Fraud
According to the FTC, perpetrators of financial aid fraud often use these tactics to manipulate students
- Guarantee scholarship or your money back
- Promise that you can't get this information anywhere else
- Ask for your credit card or bank account number to hold the scholarship
- Promise to do all the work for you
- Inform you that your scholarship will cost some money
- Congratulate you that you have been selected by a national foundation to receive a scholarship or say that you are a finalist in a contest you never entered
For more information or to file a complaint regarding fraud, contact 1.877.FTC.HELP (1.877.382.4357) or visit the FTC's Scholarship and Financial Scams website.
Student Characteristics and Outcomes
Enrollment figures, student demographic reports, student body diversity, and graduation and completion rates for the general student body are available from College Navigator or upon request from the Office of Academic Records and Registration. Information about graduate and professional education pursued by alumni and information about the placement and types of employment obtained by graduates is available from the Office of Career Services.
Information on student body diversity in the categories of gender and ethnicity of enrolled, full-time students who receive Federal Pell grants can be found in this document.
Graduation and Completion Rates
Graduation and completion rates are available for a cohort of students for whom 150% of the normal time-to-completion has elapsed and are compiled by the Office of Academic Records and Registration and updated by July 1 every year. Graduation and completion rates are posted on this website.
Graduation rates for a cohort of students in relation to Federal Financial Aid can be found in this document.
In addition, the graduation rates and academic success rates of student athletes is reported by the Athletic Department and compiled by the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). A copy of the most recent reports can be found online at the NCAA website. Select Division II Academic Success Rates; then choose Regis University. You may request a paper copy of these reports by contacting the Regis University Director of Athletics at 1.800.388.2366 ext. 4070 or 303.458.4070.
Participation Rates and Support for Athletic Programs
Under the Equity in Athletics Disclosure ACT (EADA), schools must provide equitable athletic opportunities for its men and women students. The EADA report provides participation rates, financial support, and other information on men’s and women’s intercollegiate athletic programs at Regis University. This report is prepared annually by October 15 and available at http://ope.ed.gov/athletics, or a paper copy can be obtained by contacting the Regis University Director of Athletics at 1.800.388.2366 ext. 4070 or 202.458.4070.
Health and Safety Issues
Campus and Fire Safety
Regis University's RU Alert Emergency Notification system will notify and give direction to students, staff and faculty upon the University's confirmation of a significant emergency, dangerous situation, or campus closure. In the event of such emergency, notification may be sent through RU Alert via text messages and e-mail announcements.
Sign up for RU Alert
A copy of the Regis University Campus Security Report is made available every year by October 1. This report includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on campus; in certain off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by Regis University; and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from, the campus. This report also includes institutional policies concerning campus security, such as policies concerning sexual assault, and other matters. You can download a copy of this report on this website, or obtain a paper copy by contacting the Campus Safety department at 1.800.388.2366 ext. 4122 or 303.458.4122.
Drug & Alcohol Policies and Prevention
Regis University is committed to preventing the use of illegal substances by students, faculty and staff and to encouraging responsible behavior regarding alcohol and legal addictive substances through policy, education and treatment.
In the case of employees, the Regis University Office of Human Resources, and in the case of students, the Regis University Office of Student Life, shall, at least annually, distribute to each employee, and each student who is taking one or more courses for any kind of academic credit at any Regis campus, a copy or summary of the Regis University Drug Free Campus Policy, a description of the health risks associated with the use of illicit drugs and the abuse of alcohol, a description of the applicable legal sanctions under local, state, or federal law for the unlawful possession or distribution of illicit drugs and alcohol, and a description of any drug or alcohol counseling, treatment, rehabilitation, or re-entry programs that are available to employees or students.
You can find more information on these and other Alcohol and Substance Abuse policies on this website. Faculty and Staff can also contact Human Resources at 1.800.388.2366 ext. 4161 or 303.458.4161 or the Human Resources section on InSite. Students can contact Student Life at 1.800.388.2366 ext. 4086 or 303.458.4086.
In accordance with Colorado Revised Statutes, proof of immunization is required of all students in Regis College and the Rueckert-Hartman College of Health Professions. While not required for the College for Professional Studies, students are strongly encouraged to ensure that all immunizations are up to date. More information on Student Health Services for Regis College and Rueckert-Hartman College of Health Professions students can be found on this website.
For more information on disease and disease control, visit Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
Centers for Disease Control (CDC)