Financial Aid
University Information and Disclosures

Ferris State University is committed to providing easy access to consumer and safety information to current and prospective students, families, employees and the community. This website combines required disclosures and other helpful information in a manner consistent with the Higher Education Act and other Federal and State regulations.

Ferris State University encourages students and prospective students with complaints involving institutional policies and/or consumer protection issues to first address their concerns with staff in the appropriate office, department or college whose area of responsibility covers the complaint.  The University’s administration will be involved as needed to address the complaint.

Pursuant to the state authorization provision of the Program Integrity Regulations (34 C.F.R. 668.43) established by the Department of Education on October 29, 2010, the following contact information is provided for filing complaints that remain unresolved after engaging in the above-referenced process. Complaints concerning broad institutional academic practices, such as those that raise issues regarding the University’s ability to meet accreditation standards, may be forwarded to The Higher Learning Commission at 230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500, Chicago, IL 60604-1413.  Complaints concerning consumer protection violations may be directed to the Office of the Attorney General of the State of Michigan, Consumer Protection Division, P.O. Box 30213, Lansing, MI 48909-7713.

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Academic Program Information

Academic Programs

Accrediting Agencies

Institutional and Program Accreditation Approval or Licensure 

Transfer of Credit Policy

Transfer Articulation Agreements

Transfer Equivalencies


Cost of Attendance

Net Price Calculator

Price of Attendance

Textbook Information and Cost  


General Institutional Information

Academic Degrees/Programs

Accrediting Agencies

Budget and Transparency Reporting

Consumer Information on College Navigator Site 

Copyright Infringement Policies and Sanctions (Including Computer Use and File Sharing)

Disabilities Services

Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)

Ferris Trademarks and Licensing

Sexual Assault - Title IX Compliance

Student Body Diversity

Voter Registration Forms


Graduation and Retention Information

Completion/Graduation and Transfer-out Rates

Completion/Graduation and Transfer-out Rates for Student Athletes

Job Placement Rates for Graduates

Post Graduate Education

Retention Rate

Teacher Preparation Program Report


Health and Safety Information


Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention Program

Fire Safety Report and Log 

Information for Crime Victims and Disciplinary Proceedings

Missing Person Notification Policy

Security Report (Including Emergency Response and Evacuation Procedures), Timely Warnings and Crime Log

Vaccination Policy


Student Financial Information

Contact Information for Assistance in Obtaining Institutional of Financial Aid Information

Notice of Availability of Institutional and Financial Aid Information

Notice of Federal Student Financial Aid Penalties for Drug Law Violations

Refund Policies

Requirements for Total Withdrawals

Return of Title IV Financial Aid

State Grant Assistance

Student Financial Aid Information




Annual Report of Preferred Lender Arrangements

Code of Conduct for Education Loans

Entrance Counseling for Student Loan Borrowers

Exit Counseling for Student Loan Borrowers

Institutional Education Loans

National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS)

Preferred Lender List

Preferred Lender Code of Conduct

Preferred Lender Policy

Student Loan Information Published by the Department of Education

Student Loan Repayment Resolution

Subsidized Loan Completion/Graduation Rates