Consumer Information to meet requirements of Higher Education Opportunity Act (HEOA)

Notice of Availability of Institutional and Financial Aid Information

The Higher Education Opportunity Act (Public Law 110-315) (HEOA) was enacted on August 14, 2008, and reauthorizes the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended (HEA).

The Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 (HEOA) contains numerous federal reporting and disclosure requirements for information from various administrative areas of higher education institutions. To make this information readily available, GCU created this webpage.

The following are general consumer information subject areas, which provide links to references, reports and additional details. If you need further information, please contact Dr. Michael Gross, Associate Provost for Academic Program Development, at


Assistance in Obtaining Institutional or Financial Aid Information


General Institutional Information



For complaints regarding FERPA, Title IX or Student Conduct:

  • Please refer to the FERPA, Title IX or the Student Conduct Section of GCU's Student Handbook

For complaints about GCU, contact:


Teacher Preparation Program Report


Student Financial Assistance

  • Assistance Available From Federal, State, Local, and Institutional Programs:  College Navigator, and Financial Information/Financial Aid sections of Undergraduate or Graduate Catalog

  • Federal Student Financial Aid Penalties for Drug Law Violations:  A conviction for any offense, during a period of enrollment for which the student was receiving Title IV, HEA program funds, under any federal or state law involving the possession or sale of illegal drugs will result in the loss of eligibility for any Title IV, HEA grant, loan, or work-study assistance.

  • Student Loan Information:  Student Loan, and Financial Aid section of Undergraduate or Graduate Catalog


Health and Safety

  • Drug and Alcohol Abuse:  Alcoholic Beverages Policy, Illegal Drugs, Health Services and Counseling Center sections of Student Handbook

  • Vaccination Policies:  Health Services, and Admissions section of Undergraduate or Graduate Catalog

  • Campus Security Policies, Crime Statistics and Crime Log: Campus Safety Brochure/Annual Security Report at Campus Security

  • Fire Safety Policies, Fire Statistics and Fire Log (On-Campus Housing Facilities):  Campus Safety Brochure/Annual Security Report at  Campus Security

  • Sexual Assault Policy:   Sexual Assault and Title IX Section of Student Handbook

  • Emergency Operation Procedures:  University Emergency Operation Plan at Campus Security


Student Outcomes


Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act


 Voter Registration

NJ Department of State Division of Elections

Gainful Employment Disclosure Information

For programs considered Gainful Employment by the US Dept of Education, current year Gainful Employment Program Disclosure Information is posted using the US Department of Education required template at

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