CONSUMER DISCLOSURE INFORMATION

Southside College of Health Sciences electronically distributes consumer information each year as allowed by 34 CFR 668.41.

You may visit the College website at www.schs.edu for current information on a wide range of topics, including safety, health, costs, financial aid information, student appeal and grievance policies, and accreditation.

Every year the College releases an updated Campus Security Report on or before October 1. This report details campus crime and safety statistics. A paper copy of this report is available upon request by contacting the Director of Student Services.

If you have any questions, call Director of Student Services at 804-765-6745, Susan_Jarvis@bshsi.org.

Southside College of Health Sciences Consumer Information

Southside College actively provides information and disclosures to all individuals who interact with the College. One method in which this is accomplished is by use of electronic media.

Notice of Availability of Institutional and Financial Aid Information

Federal regulation [34 CFR 668.41] allows Southside College of Health Sciences to electronically distribute consumer information including the Jeanne Cleary Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act information. The College will provide a free paper copy to individuals who request one. Anyone who signs, processes, or seeks information or assistance from the College regarding financial aid must read, understand, and comply with the requirements disclosed, which are available below 24 hours a day.

General Institutional Information

Privacy of Student Records, Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act – FERPA

Services for Students with Disabilities

Student Diversity

Price of Attendance

Net Price Calculator

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

Educational Programs

Instructional facilities

Faculty

Transfer of Credit Policies

Accreditation, Approval and Licensure of Institution and Programs

Copyright Infringement – Policies and Sanctions

Computer Use and File Sharing

Career and Job Placement Services

State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) Profile for Southside College of Health Sciences

Grievance and Appeal Policies

Health and Safety

Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention Program

Safe and Drug Free Schools and Communities

2020-2021 Drug and Substance Abuse

Infection / Vaccination Policy

Campus Security Policies, Crime Statistics and Crime Log

Fire Safety Policies

Sexual Assault Awareness, Safety and Prevention

Title IX and Student Safety

Student Outcomes

Graduation, Retention, Licensure and Certification Rates

Additional Disclosures

Voter Registration

Constitution and Citizenship Day

Employee Disclosure Information and Resources

Student Financial Assistance

Assistance Available from Federal, State, Local and Institutional Programs

Federal Student Financial Aid Penalties for Drug Law Violations

Initial Loan Counseling for Student Borrowers

Exit Counseling for Student Borrowers

Institutional Code of Conduct for Education Loan Student Borrowers

Enrollment and Academic Decisions Affecting your Financial Aid Eligibility

Third Party Servicer – Weber

Satisfactory Academic Progress

Nondiscrimination Statement

Southside College of Health Sciences is dedicated to equality of opportunity for its staff and students. Southside College of Health Sciences does not discriminate against students, employees, or applicants on the grounds of race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, or disability. Southside College of Health Sciences is committed to this policy. Southside College of Health Sciences supports the protection of citizens by all applicable Federal Laws including Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Equal Pay Act of 1963, Title IX of the 1972 Education Amendments, Executive Order 11246 as amended by 11375 Title VII (Section 799A) and Title VII (Section 845) of the Public Health Service Act, Age Discrimination Act, the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1991. Sexual harassment shall be deemed a form of discrimination based on sex as prohibited by Section 703 of Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, and Chapter 10, Title 2.1 Code of Virginia (in the case of employees) and Title VI of the Education Amendments Act of 1972 (in the case of students). Sexual harassment is defined as deliberate, unsolicited, unwelcome verbal and/or physical conduct of a sexual nature or with sexual implications.

Any member of the Southside College of Health Sciences believing he or she has been discriminated against or desiring more information concerning these provisions should contact:

Cynthia Swineford
Vice President Southside College of Health Sciences