Higher Education Act: Consumer Information

Central Methodist University provides the following links to help students and parents make informed decisions about attending CMU in Fayette or at our numerous regional sites.

  1. Notice of Availability of Institutional and Financial Aid Information
  2. Contact Information and Assistance in Obtaining Institutional or Financial Aid Information
  3. General Institutional Information
    1. Privacy of Student Records: Consult the latest CMU catalogs: CLAS and CGES
    2. Facilities and Services for Students with Disabilities: Consult the latest CMU catalogs: CLAS and CGES
    3. Student Diversity
    4. Price of Attendance
    5. Net-Price Calculator
    6. Refund Policy and Requirements for Withdrawal and Return of Federal Financial Aid
    7. Textbook Information
    8. Education Program: Consult the latest CMU catalogs: CLAS and CGES
    9. Instructional Facilities: Consult the latest catalogs: CLAS and CGES
    10. Faculty
    11. Transfer of Credit Policies and Articulation Agreements
    12. Accreditation, Approval, and Licensure of Institution Programs
      1. Accreditation of Music Program
  4. Teacher Preparation Reportpdf
  5. Student Financial Assistance
    1. Assistance Available from Federal, State, Local, and Institutional Programs
    2. Federal Student Financial Aid Penalties for Drug Law Violations
    3. Student Loan Information
      1. Initial Loan Counseling for Student Borrowers
      2. Exit counseling for Student Borrowers
      3. Institutional Code of Conductpdf for Education Loans
      4. Preferred Lender Lists
      5. Preferred Lender Arrangements: not applicable
  6. Health and Safety
    1. Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention Program: See current Student Handbook
    2. Vaccination Policies: Consult the latest CMU catalogs: CLAS and CGES
    3. Campus Security Policies, Crime Statistics, and Crime Log (U.S. Department of Education or College Navigator) (CGES Crime Survey, CLAS Crime Survey)
    4. Fire safety Policies, Fire Statistics, and Fire Log (U.S. Department of Education or College Navigator
  7. Student Outcomes
    1. Retention Rates
      1. 64.8% average over last three years: 61.8% (2010-2011) 67.7% (2009-2010); 65% (2008-2009); 57.4% (2007-2008);
    2. Graduation Rates
    3. Placement Rates
      1. 95.4% of May 2012 graduates are employed or persuing an advanced degree. Of those 95.4%, 10.1% are persuing and graduate or professional degree.
  8. Intercollegiate Athletic Program Participation Rates and Financial Support Data: provided upon request
  9. Voter Registration
  10. Faculty Credentials: Full Listing, Catalog Listing
  11. FERPA Information