Consumer Information Disclosures

This is an archived copy of the 2015-2016 catalog. To access the most recent version of the catalog, please visit http://catalog.twu.edu.

As a participant in Title IV Federal Student Financial Aid Programs, Texas Woman’s University is pleased to provide the following Consumer Information to you:

Financial Aid Information

Financial aid information is available online at the Office of Financial Aid .

The information includes:

  • A description of all Federal, State, local, private, and institutional student financial aid assistance available to students who enroll at Texas Woman’s University;
  • A description of need-based and non-need-based federal financial aid that is available to students including scholarships, grants, work-study, and loans;
  • Policy for the disbursement of funds for books and supplies to students eligible for Pell Grants;
  • The terms and conditions under which students receive Federal Direct Student Loans, Federal Parent Loans, Federal Perkins Student Loans, Federal Nursing Student Loans, Texas (State) College Access Loans and Texas (State) Be-On-Time Loans;
  • The procedures and forms by which students apply for financial assistance;
  • The criteria for selecting aid recipients from the group of eligible aid applicants;
  • The criteria for determining the amount of a student’s award;
  • The rights and responsibilities of students receiving financial assistance;
  • The criteria for continued student eligibility under each financial aid program;
  • The academic standards which the student must maintain in order to be considered to be making satisfactory academic progress in his or her course of study for the purpose of receiving financial aid;
  • The criteria by which the student who has failed to maintain satisfactory academic progress may reestablish his or her eligibility for financial assistance;
  • The method by which financial aid is disbursed and the frequency of those disbursements;
  • The terms of any loan received by a student as part of the student’s financial aid package, a sample loan repayment schedule for sample loans and the necessity for repaying loans;
  • The general terms and conditions applicable to any employment provided to a student as part of the student’s financial aid package;
  •  The exit counseling information provided and collected by Texas Woman’s University for borrowers under the Federal Perkins Loan Program, the Federal Nursing Loan Program, and the Federal Direct Student Loan Program.

The names and titles of persons designated to assist students in obtaining financial aid information are available at Office of Financial Aid .

The names and titles of persons designated to assist students in obtaining admissions and general school information are available at:

Graduate School

Admissions Counselors

Education Abroad

Students interested in studying abroad should contact Education Abroad Programs .

Students who participate in programs abroad which are approved for academic credit at Texas Woman’s University may receive federal (Title IV) financial aid. Information on financial assistance for education abroad is also available through Education Abroad Programs.

Cost of Attendance

Cost of attendance information, including tuition and fees charged to full-time and part-time students, estimates of costs for necessary books and supplies, estimates of typical charges for room and board, estimates of transportation costs for students, and any additional cost of a program in which a student is enrolled or expresses a specific interest, is available at:

Estimated Cost of Attendance

Office of the Bursar
 

Tuition and Fee Refund Policy

Policies about tuition and fee refunds resulting from dropped courses or withdrawals .
 

Withdrawing from the University

Requirements and procedures for dropping courses or officially withdrawing from the university
 

Financial Aid Repayments Due to Withdrawal or Dropped Courses

Information on financial aid repayments resulting from withdrawal or dropped courses .
 

Academic Programs

Information on academic programs available at Texas Woman’s University, accreditation, instructional personnel, and plans for improving academic programs is available at Office of Academic Affairs .

A copy of the most recent accreditation report may be obtained at the SACS - Commission on Colleges .

Questions regarding academic accreditation, licensing, and placement of and types of employment obtained by graduates of degree and certificate programs should be directed to:

Robert Neely, Ph.D.
Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs
Texas Woman’s University
P.O. Box 425617
Denton, TX 76204
PH: 940.898.3301
 

Graduation and Completion Rates

Information on graduation and completion rates for Texas Woman’s University is available in the Fact Book .

Questions concerning graduation and completion rates should be directed to:

Mark S. Hamner, Ph.D.
Assistant Provost
Texas Woman’s University
P.O. Box 425765
Denton, TX 76204-5765
PH: 940.898.3039
 

Equity in Athletics, Athletic Funding

The most recent Equity in Athletics Report can be found at TWU Athletics .

Questions concerning Equity in Athletics, athletic funding, or athletic programs should be directed to:

Chalese Connors, Athletic Director
Texas Woman’s University
P.O. Box 425349
Denton, TX 76204
PH: 940.898.2378
 

Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention

Information on drug free campuses and communities, alcohol and drug policies, and drug abuse and treatment programs is available in the Texas Woman’s University Student Handbook .  Questions concerning alcohol and drug policies and drug abuse and treatment programs should be directed to:

Monica Mendez-Grant, Ed.D.
Vice President for Student Life
Texas Woman’s University
P.O. Box 425379
Denton, TX 76204
PH: 940.898.3601
 

Crime Statistics, Security Policies, and Fire Safety

Information on crime statistics, security policies, and fire safety is available at the TWU Department of Public Safety .

Questions concerning crime statistics, security policies or fire safety should be directed to:

Elizabeth Z. Pauley, Director of Public Safety
Texas Woman’s University
P.O. Box 425767
Denton, TX 76204-5767
PH: 940.898.2911
 

Disability Support Services

Information about services and facilities available to students with disabilities, including students with intellectual disabilities, is available at the Office of Disability Support Services .

Questions concerning disability services and facilities should be directed to:

Jo Ann Nunnelly, Director of Disability Support Services
Texas Woman’s University
P.O. Box 425966
Denton, TX 76204-5966
PH: 940.898.3835