消费者信息

Find information and notices regarding institutional policies, 报告数据, 健康与安全, 还有下面的规定.

学术课程和认证

招生/Readmission and Transfer Policies

投诉

UIW encourages students to address any complaints directly with the office(s) involved or by contacting the specific office(s) below related to the complaint.

  • 计费纠纷:
    • 商务办公室,(210)829-6043; busad@uiwtx.edu接待员:诺拉·卡迪纳
  • 财政援助纠纷:
    • Office of 金融援助, (210) 829-6008, finaid@uiwtx.edu主持人:克里斯汀·艾丽西亚
  • 年级/教员纠纷:
    • Undergraduates: Student Success at (210) 829-3005, Attn: Dean Ayala Jimenez
    • Graduates: Graduate Studies and Research at (210) 805-3555
  • 第九条争议:

Students who wish to log their complaint directly with the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB) may do so at the THECB网站. Students may also direct complaints about 金融援助 directly to the 部门. 的教育.

教育部 Office for Civil Rights (OCR) handles any incidents of potential discrimination against students. Information on how to protect students or 报告 a potential incident may be found at OCR的网站. View a video describing how to file a complaint here.

宪法日

UIW will celebrate Constitution and Patriot Day 2023 on Monday, September 11, 2023. 校园生活 will collaborate with Campus Engagement, 第一年订婚, 以及校园活动委员会.

从早上11点开始在Dubuis草坪上.m. - 1 p.m., students have the opportunity to take photos with patriotic alpacas, 参加以美国为主题的草坪游戏, 享用美国热狗和苹果派. 迷你宪法, 美国国旗, 选民登记表格, and constitution themed crossword puzzles will also be handed out or available to students.

版权问题

欺诈政策

In order to protect the integrity of its federal Title IV, 德克萨斯州, 以及机构财政援助项目, UIW complies with all existing statutory and regulatory requirements to disburse aid only to eligible students, identify and resolve discrepancies in student information, ensure all requirements regarding the regulatory definition of “regular students” status are met, and 报告 any suspected fraud to the Office of the Inspector General of the U.S. 教育部. 为此目的, uw积极监控, reviews and 报告s any suspected behavior or activity to fraudulently secure financial aid funds. 查看下面完整的欺诈策略.

机构数据

Federal Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)

隐私法信息

其他机构信息

财政援助政策和法规

Military-Related 财政援助政策和法规

uw自豪地遵循 Higher Education Relief Opportunities for Students (HEROES) Act of 2003 when making financial aid judgments for covered individuals. Affected students should contact the Office of 金融援助 to discuss options.

伊拉克-阿富汗服务补助金信息

毒品定罪和第四章援助

In accordance with federal regulations regarding the administration of Title IV funds, the Office of 金融援助 is required to notify every enrolled student of these consequences, even if the student is not currently pursuing federal aid.

A federal or state drug conviction can disqualify a student for Title IV funds. A conviction will only disqualify a student for funding if the offense occurred during a period of enrollment for which the student was receiving Title IV aid. 也, 被推翻的信念, set aside or removed from a student's record do not count, nor does any conviction received while the student was a juvenile, 除非他们被当作成年人来审判.

If you have been convicted of selling or possessing illegal drugs as previously described, 你不能获得第四章的资助. 的 chart below outlines the periods of ineligibility for Title IV funding, depending on whether the conviction was for sale or possession and whether the student had previous offenses.

毒品定罪资料
进攻 管有非法药物 售卖非法药物
1st 自定罪之日起一年 自定罪之日起两年
2nd 自定罪之日起两年 不确定时期
3rd+ 不确定时期  

参考:联邦法规34 CFR 668.40

转介诈骗个案

A school must refer to the Department's Office of Inspector General (OIG):

  • Any credible information indicating that an applicant for federal student aid 可能有欺诈行为 or other criminal misconduct in connection with their application.
  • Any credible information indicating that any employee, third-party servicer or other agent of the institution that acts in a capacity that involves the administration of the Title IV, 他的项目 or the receipt of funds under those programs, 可能有欺诈行为, 误传, conversion or breach of fiduciary responsibility, or other illegal conduct involving the Title IV, 他的项目.

Common misconduct when applying for aid includes: false claims of independent student status, 虚假的公民身份声明, 使用虚假身份, 伪造签名或证明, 虚报收入. For these purposes, fraud is the intent to deceive as opposed to a mistake.

的 UIW Office of 金融援助 will 报告 suspected cases of fraud to the OIG as is required by 34 CFR 668.16.

Note: Not all cases filed with the OIG will generate an investigation, 由监察长进行审计或检查. Matters may be referred to another office within the U.S. 教育部 or to an external entity as appropriate.