As part of the University’s participation in federal student aid programs, Creighton University, along with all other participating higher educational institutions, is required to provide information to potential and current students regarding a wide variety of academic, financial and personal use issues which should be considered when making a choice of which institution to attend for a college education. Below are listed the topics covered by this requirement and where you can find additional information. If you need assistance in locating a particular topic or you have technical problems, please let the Financial Aid Office personnel know so we can provide assistance.
Creighton University is choosing to early-implement the rescission of the Gainful Employment Rule in accordance with the Gainful Employment Electronic Announcement #122 – Early Implementation of the Rescission of the Gainful Employment Rule as well as the Final Rule 34 CFR Parts 600 and 668. This policy is effective July 1, 2019.
Creighton University understands that by utilizing the early implementation process, the University is no longer required to report Gainful Employment (GE) data for the 2018-19 award year to NSLDS. By choosing to early implement, Creighton University will no longer be required to post the GE Disclosure Template and any other GE Disclosures that are required under 34 CFR 68.412 on our web pages.
What is misrepresentation?
Misrepresentation is defined as a false, erroneous or misleading statement made directly or indirectly to a student, prospective student, any member of the public, an accrediting agency, a state agency or the Department of Education.
A misleading statement includes any statement that has the likelihood or tendency to deceive. A statement is any communication made in writing, visually, orally, or through other means. This applies to statements made by a school, one of its representatives, or any third party for which the institution has agreements to provide educational programs or provide marketing, advertising, recruiting, or admissions services.
Substantial misrepresentation is defined as any misrepresentation on which the person to whom it was made could reasonably be expected to rely, or has reasonably relied, to that person detriment.
Creighton University intends to relay true and accurate information in all forms. Creighton University prohibits all forms of substantial misrepresentations or misleading statements, including those made in any advertising or promotional materials.