Student Consumer Information

Per the 2008 Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA), all postsecondary institutions participating in federal financial aid programs are required to make available specific consumer information to current and prospective students in order to assist consumers in making more informed decisions about their education options.

Where applicable, each section lists links where additional information is available. This information is also available by paper copy upon request. Please contact the Financial Aid office at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for hard copies of the information below.

General and Academic Information

Academic Program Information

Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE) Annual Reporting

Note: Reporting periods and data presentation may vary depending whether it is a statistical requirement from the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education or the Department of Education and their respective statistical requirements.

Gainful Employment Disclosure

For program specific gainful employment information, please refer to the links below:

Costs and Financial Aid

Financial Aid Support and Assistance

The Following links will walk you through the FAFSA and Financial Aid Process.

  • Retrieve federal student aid information from a central database at nslds.ed.gov
  • A variety of online calculators, such as financial and investments, mortgage and tax, salary and savings calculators can be found at goodcalculators.com

Budgeting Money

The following links are free online resources to create a budget outline

Estimating Cost of Living

Understanding Credit

Scholarships

Free scholarship search engines

Remember, watch out for financial aid scams. You should never be asked to pay for scholarship applications.

Additional Financial Aid Resources for Students with Disabilities

MoneyGeek.com offers resources for students with disabilities:

Cohort Default Rate

Not yet applicable for Meridian

Health and Safety

Federal Work-Study Information

For details regarding the Federal Work-Study program, visit the Federal Code of Regulations. Please note Meridian does not participate in the Federal Work-Study program.

Registered Sex Offender Information

The National Sex Offender Public Registry (NSOPW) links public state, territorial, and tribal sex offender registries from one national search site: www.nsopw.gov.

Voter Registration Information

Students who have not registered to vote may do so online by visiting on-line by visiting www.usa.gov/register-to-vote.

Consider celebrating the birthday of the United States government with Constitution Day. Constitution Day commemorates the signing of the U.S. Constitution on September 17, 1787.

Questions and complaints process with the bureau for private postsecondary education. Any questions a student may have regarding the enrollment agreement that have not been satisfactorily answered by Meridian University may be directed to the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education at 2535 Capitol Oaks Drive, Suite 400, Sacramento, CA 95833 or P.O. Box 980818, West Sacramento, CA 95798-0818, www.bppe.ca.gov, (888) 370-7589 (telephone) or (916) 263-1897 (fax), or (916) 431-6959 (telephone) or (916) 263-1897 (fax).

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