Sources of Consumer Information
Muskingum Universitys undergraduate academic programs and policies are described in the college catalog. Graduate academic programs and policies are described in the Graduate Catalog. More specific information about undergraduate programs is available from the Registrar, departmental chairs and in The Student Handbook at www.muskingum.edu/campus/secure/studenthandbook. Additional information about graduate programs is available from the Office of Graduate and Continuing Studies, and from program directors.
Accreditation documents can be reviewed in the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs.
Muskingums costs and refund policy are detailed in the college catalog and in printed material available, along with specific information about financial aid programs and the rights and responsibilities of aid recipients, in the Office of Student Financial Services. Information concerning specific fees and charges is available from the Business Office.
Muskingum University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national or ethnic origin, age, handicap, physical challenge, disability, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status or political affiliation, in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in its education programs and activities, including rights and privileges, educational policies, scholarship and loan programs, athletic activities and school-administered programs. The Director of Human Resources, Compliance Coordinator, has been designated to coordinate the Colleges compliance with the nondiscrimination requirements under Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 and the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, which prohibit discrimination on the basis of handicap, race, sex and age, respectively. The Director of Human Resources, Montgomery Hall, may be contacted at (740) 826-8114.
ADA and Reasonable Accommodations
In accordance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) of 1990, Muskingum University makes reasonable accommodations available to qualified students. Reasonable accommodations are provided at no charge to the student. Information received will not be used for any unlawful purpose.
Persons seeking accommodation should submit their request, along with documentation where required to the Coordinator for the DEO, Walter Hall 26, Muskingum University, New Concord, OH 43762 and the phone number is 840-826-6132.
The provision of reasonable accommodation is based on review of submitted documentation where required and communication with the student. The provision of accommodation is determined on an individual basis and accommodations are facilitated by the Disability Education Office.
Availability of Student Records/FERPA
Muskingum University abides by the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 as amended. All students have access to their education records on file with the College and have the right to challenge records they feel are inaccurate. Further information is available from the Registrars Office.
Student Right to Know Act
Information pertaining to the Student Right to Know Act and PRAXIS results (listed in the Education Departments section in this catalog) for Muskingum's Teacher Education students is available on the Muskingum University website, www.muskingum.edu, or in hard copy form from the Registrar and the Office of Admission.
Annual Crime Statistics Disclosure
Muskingum University provides statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes which have occurred on campus, in certain off-campus buildings, and at property owned or controlled by the college. In addition, this report includes crimes on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from campus. The report also includes institutional policies concerning campus security such as policies concerning crime prevention, the reporting of crimes, alcohol and drug use, sexual assault, and other matters. This report is available on-line, or by contacting the Campus Police department.