HEOA

Consumer Information for Prospective and Current Georgetown University Students (HEOA Disclosures)
To help prospective and current students locate important information about the University, this webpage collects links to helpful information on a variety of subjects, including the University’s academic programs, cost of attendance, financial aid, and post-graduate activities of the University’s graduates. Georgetown’s presentation of this information complies with the Higher Education Act, as amended, and its implementing regulations.

If you have questions or would like copies of any of the information presented here, please e-mail the Office of Compliance and Ethics or call 202-687-6493.

1. Notice of Availability of Institutional and Financial Aid Information

a. Federal Student Aid

b. Financial Aid and Contact Information

i. For Main Campus Undergraduate Students

ii. For Main Campus Graduate Students

iii. For Georgetown Law Center Students

iv. For School of Medicine Students

v. For School of Continuing Studies Students

c. Financing Study Abroad

d. Refund Policy and Requirements for Withdrawal and Return of Federal Financial Aid

i. For Main Campus Undergraduate Students

ii. For Main Campus Graduate Students

iii. For Georgetown Law Center Students

iv. For School of Medicine Students

v. For School of Continuing Studies Students

a. Graduate and Undergraduate

b. Summer Students

e. Notice to All Students on Drug Use and Ineligibility for Federal Financial Aid

f. Financial Aid Calculator

2. General Institutional Information

a. Privacy of Student Records-Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)

i. For Main Campus Undergraduate Students

ii. For Main Campus Graduate Students

iii. For Georgetown Law Center Students

iv. For School of Medicine Students

v. For School of Continuing Studies Students

b. Facilities and Services for Students with Disabilities

i. For Main Campus Undergraduate and Graduate Students

ii. For Georgetown Law Center Students

iii. For School of Medicine Students

iv. For School of Continuing Studies Students

c. Student Diversity

i. For Main Campus Undergraduate Students

ii. For Main Campus Graduate Students

iii. For Georgetown Law Center Students

iv. For School of Medicine Students

v. For School of Continuing Studies Students

d. Price of Attendance (Office of Student Financial Services)

i. Georgetown College

ii. Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

iii. Georgetown Law Center

iv. School of Medicine

v. School of Continuing Studies

vi. Additional Schools and Programs

Biomedical Graduate Education

Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center

McCourt School of Public Policy

McDonough School of Business

School of Nursing and Health Sciences

Walsh School of Foreign Service

Undergraduate

Graduate

e. Financial Aid Calculator

f. Refund Policy and Requirements for Withdrawl and Return of Federal Financial Aid

i. For Main Campus Undergraduate Students

ii. For Main Campus Graduate Students

iii. For Georgetown Law Center Students

iv. For School of Medicine Students

v. For School of Continuing Studies Students

a. Graduate and Undergraduate

b. Summer Students

g. Textbook Information

h. Educational Programs; Instructional Facilities; Faculty; Plans to Improve Academic Programs

http://masterplanning.georgetown.edu/ 

http://maps.georgetown.edu/

i. Main Campus Undergraduate Programs

ii. Main Campus Graduate Programs

iii. Georgetown Law Center Programs

iv. School of Medicine Programs

v. School of Continuing Studies Undergraduate and Graduate Programs

i. Transfer of Credit Policies and Articulation Agreements

i. For Main Campus Undergraduate Students

ii. For Main Campus Graduate Students

iii. For Georgetown Law Center Students

iv. For School of Medicine Students

v. For School of Continuing Studies

Undergraduate Students

Graduate Students

Summer Students

j. Accreditation, Approval, and Licensure of Institution and Programs

i. http://www.georgetown.edu/academics/accreditation

Georgetown University is accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia PA 19104, 215-662-5606. The University’s Middle States Statement of Accreditation is available on the Middle States website. University Schools and programs are also accredited by the following organizations: The American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA); The American Bar Association (ABA)The Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education; The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE); and The Liaison Committee on Medical Education (LCME) of the American Medical Association and the Association of American Medical Colleges.  

k. Copyright Infringement-Policies and Sanctions; Computer Use and File Sharing

i. Peer-to-Peer File Sharing Information

ii. Federal Copyright Law

iii. Legal Resources

l. Student Activities

i. For Main Campus Undergraduate Students

ii. For Main Campus Graduate Students

iii. For Georgetown Law Center Students

iv. For School of Medicine Students

v. For School of Continuing Studies Undergraduate and Graduate Students

m. Career and Job Placement

i. Information regarding post-graduate employment obtained by and further graduate studies pursued by Georgetown undergraduate students is found in the Office of Career Services’ Senior Survey, available at:
 http://careercenter.georgetown.edu/career-exploration/exploring-your-options/senior-survey-outcomes/

Graduates of the Graduate School of Arts & Sciences’ Master’s Degree Programs obtain employment in government agencies, private non-profit organizations, and corporations. Some graduates also pursue studies in professional degree and Ph.D. programs.
 
Graduates of the Graduate School of Arts & Sciences’ Ph.D Programs obtain employment in tenure and non-tenure track faculty positions at colleges and universities across the nation and the world. Some graduates also obtain employment in government agencies, private non-profit organizations, and corporations.
 
Information about employment of Georgetown University Law Center graduates is available at: http://www.law.georgetown.edu/careers/employment-data.cfm.  The information presented in the brochure is compiled by the Law Center’s Office of Career Services through an annual survey of students and through follow-ups with individual students.

Georgetown University School of Medicine students participate in the National Residency Matching Program or other residency matching programs (e.g., the Military Match or other subspecialty matching programs) or opt to do research following graduation. Ninety-nine to one hundred percent of GUSOM graduates who participate in the match or the subsequent scramble process are placed in residency programs. Information about the residency programs into which School of Medicine graduates have matched is at this address: http://som.georgetown.edu/prospectivestudents/degrees/md/matchplacement.

Georgetown University School of Nursing and Health Studies Programs - Post-Graduate Information - Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Program and Critical Care Nurse Specialist Program: Based on information received from former students in the acute care programs, graduates tend to find employment in acute care settings such as hospitals, urgent care centers, emergency care centers, surgical care centers, collaborative physician practices and independent private practices.

Family Nurse Practitioner Program: According to informal surveys of former students, graduates accept positions as family nurse practitioners in a variety of settings including community based clinics, retail clinics, private practices, Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC) and clinics that provide care primarily to underserved populations nationwide.

Nursing Education Program: Based on information received from former students, graduates from the Nursing Education Program take positions as staff development instructors, patient educators, clinical instructors or clinical faculty in colleges and universities and faculty positions in Junior Colleges or training programs such as LPN schools of nursing.
 
Information regarding post-graduate employment and types of employment obtained by graduate students at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business is available at: https://msb.georgetown.edu/mba-career-center/students

Information regarding post-graduate employment and types of employment obtained by graduate students at McCourt School of Public Policy is available at: https://mccourt.georgetown.edu/career/outcomes

4. Student Financial Assistance

a. General Assistance Information

i. For Main Campus Undergraduate Students

ii. For Main Campus Graduate Students

iii. For Georgetown Law Center Students

iv. For School of Medicine Students

v. For School of Continuing Studies Students

b. Federal Student Financial Aid Penalties for Drug Violations

i. http://www2.ed.gov/policy/highered/leg/hea98/sec483.html

ii. https://georgetown.box.com/s/y7jvnty5juke1hy9cvdbycig5q6fxv2f

c. Student Loan Information

i. Counseling for Student Borrowers

ii. Institutional Code of Conduct for  Education Loans

5. Health and Safety

a. Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention Program

b. Vaccination Policies

c. Campus Security Policies, Crime Statistics, Crime Log

d. Fire Safety Policies, Fire Statistics and Fire Log (On-Campus Housing Facilities)

6. Student Outcomes

a. Retention Rates: The percentage of full-time undergraduate students who began their studies in the fall of 2011 and returned in the fall of 2012 was 96.4%.

b. Graduation Rates (Student Right-to-Know Act): The following numbers represent the percentages of first-time, full-time undergraduate students who began their studies in the fall of 2006 and earned a bachelor's degree in six years or less.

All undergraduate students - 93.3%
      Male - 93.1%
      Female - 93.5%
      Recipients of federal Pell Grant - 99.4%
      Recipients of subsidized Stafford loan who did not receive a Pell Grant or subsidized Stafford Loan - 99.0%
      Students who received neither a subsidized Stafford loan or a Pell Grant or subsidized Stafford Loan - 90.0%
      American Indian or Alaska Native -
      Asian - 92.1%
      Black or African American - 89.6%
      Hispanic/Latino - 90.5%
      Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander -
      White - 94.6%
      Two or more races -
      Nonresident alien - 88.3%
      Race and ethnicity unknown - 94.2%

There were no members of the following racial/ethnic categories in the 2006 cohort: American Indian or Alaska Native, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, and two or more races.

c. Transfer-Out Rates (Student Right-to-Know Act)

d. 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)

7. Intercollegiate Athletic Program Participation Rates and Financial Support Data (Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act)

8. Voter Registration

a. District of Columbia

b. Maryland

c. Virginia