NOTICE OF AVAILABILITY OF INSTITUTIONAL AND FINANCIAL AID INFORMATION

MUD must annually distribute to all enrolled students a notice of the availability of the information it must provide in the following general categories:  general disclosures for enrolled or prospective students, annual security report and annual fire safety report, and FERPA information (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974).  This notice lists, briefly describes and tells you how to obtain this information.  *This notice is available on the school’s financial aid website mudfao.com. 

You can obtain the information by clicking on or accessing the links as shown below.  Information without links will inform you where you can find the information.  If you would like a paper copy of a report or disclosure or to receive assistance in obtaining this information, contact:  Christy Ruoff, Director of Financial Aid, cruoff@mud.edu, 818.351.3426, 129 S. San Fernando Blvd., Burbank, CA  91502 or Maggie Smith, NY Financial Aid Advisor, msmith@mud.edu, 917.962.8755, 65 Broadway, 15th Floor, New York, NY  10006.

Enrolled or prospective students may obtain and review a copy of the documents describing the institution’s accreditation, approval, or licensing by submitting a written request to:  Gil Romero, LA campus School Director, gil@mud.edu, 818.729.9420, 129 S. San Fernando Blvd., Burbank, CA  91502 or Rita Botelho, NY campus School Director, rbotelho@mud.edu, 917.962.8750, 65 Broadway, 15th Floor, New York, NY  10006.

Information / Report

How to Obtain

Academic Programs and Courses

Current programs and course information

  • School Catalog
    • Programs
    • Individual Courses & Continuing Education
  • School Website:  mud.edu

Accreditation and Licensure

Names of associations, agencies or governmental bodies that accredit, approve, or license the school and its programs; contact information for filing complaints

  • School Catalog
    • Accreditation

Campus Security and Fire Safety Report

This report includes statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on-campus, in certain off-campus buildings or property owned or controlled by MUD and on public property within or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus.  A paper copy will be provided on request.

Annual Campus Security and Fire Safety Report

California Campus

http://mudfao.com/fao/campus-security-la

New York Campus

College Affordability

Department of Education’s Affordability and Transparency Center

https://collegecost.ed.gov/

College Navigator  Website

Education Statistics

Completion, Graduation, Retention and Placement Rates

Student Right to Know disclosures for first-time, full-time students and disaggregated completion rate.  A paper copy will be provided on request.

  • School Catalog
    • Completion and Placement Information
  • Orientation Packet (Handout)
  • Student Right to Know:

https://mudfao.com/node/19

Constitution  & Citizenship Day – September 17th

Educational program pertaining to the United States Constitution

  • Incorporated into the curriculum on this date

Copyright Infringement Policy and Sanctions

Statement and penalties for unauthorized distribution of copyrighted material, including unauthorized peer-to-peer file sharing

  • School Catalog
    • Peer to Peer File Transfer Policy

 

Cost of Attendance

Includes tuition, fees, supply costs and estimated costs for room & board, transportation & miscellaneous/personal

Disability

Services and facilities available to students with disabilities

  • School Catalog
    • Americans with Disabilities Act Policy

Disbursement Policy

Disbursement of Federal Aid

Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention Program

Information to prevent drug and alcohol abuse

Located in the school’s Annual Security Report

California Campus

http://mudfao.com/fao/campus-security-la

New York Campus

Emergency Response & Evacuation Procedures

Procedures to immediately notify the campus community upon the confirmation of a significant emergency or dangerous situation  involving an immediate threat to the health or safety of students or employees occurring on campus

 

  • School Catalog
    • Campus Emergency Procedures and Fire Safety
  • Located in the school’s Annual Security Report

California Campus

http://mudfao.com/fao/campus-security-la

New York Campus

Faculty and Staff

Faculty Bio’s and Administrative Staff Names & Titles

  • School Catalog
    • Faculty and Staff

 

Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) Policy

Federal law that protects the privacy of students’ education records

Financial Assistance Available

Descriptions of federal, state, local, private, and institutional need-based and non-need-based student financial assistance programs available

Financial Aid Office Code of Conduct

Prohibits conflicts of interest for financial aid personnel

  • School Financial Aid Website

                https://mudfao.com/node/17

College Financing Plan

Resource to help consumers understand their educational  costs and the aid available to meet those costs

  • A College Financing Plan will be provided to prospective students who apply for Title IV aid using the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).  The College Financing Plan will be included with the prospective students financial aid offer. 
  • School Financial Aid Website

https://mudfao.com/node/9

 

Financial Literacy

Additional student loan counseling tools

 

Financial Awareness Counseling Tool

 

Misrepresentation

Assurances that the school does not engage in false, erroneous or misleading statements

Missing Persons Procedures

Missing student notification policy

  • School Catalog
  • Missing Persons Policies and Procedures
  • School Financial Aid Website

Located in the school’s Annual Security Report

California Campus

http://mudfao.com/fao/campus-security-la

New York Campus

National Student Loan Data System (NSLDS)

NSLDS is the U.S. Department of Education’s central database for student aid.  You may access this database.

Net Price Calculator

Estimated net price information

  • School Financial Aid Website: https://mudfao.com/node/1
    • Located under Helpful Links
    • A Net Price Calculator is available for each campus:  Burbank, CA & New York

Notice of Federal Student Financial Aid Penalties for Drug Violations

A federal or state drug conviction can disqualify a student from federal financial aid programs.

 

  • School Catalog
  • Drug and Rules of Conduct Violation Policy
  • School Financial Aid Website

Located in the school’s Annual Security Report

California Campus

http://mudfao.com/fao/campus-security-la

New York Campus

http://mudfao.com/fao/campus-security-nyc

Pell Recipients – Method of Supply Distribution

Procedure for Pell recipients to obtain their supplies

  • School Catalog
    • Store Credit
    • Make-up Kits and Materials
    • Financial Aid Payment Schedule

Physical Facilities

Facilities that relate to academic programs

  • School Catalog
    • Facility

Plans for Academic Improvement

Any plans by the school to improve academic programs

  • School Catalog
    • Plans for Academic Improvement

 

Preferred Lender List for Private Student Loans and Private Education Loan Information

Information about non-FSA education loans

Protecting Student Information

Reasonable safeguards against possible fraud and abuse

  • School Financial Aid website: 

https://mudfao.com/node/16

 

Refund Policies – Institutional, State, and Return of Title IV Funds

Withdrawal procedures, refunds, and return of aid

  • School Catalog
    • Official and Unofficial Withdrawals

Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP)

 

School Catalog

School policies, procedures, disclosures, services, programs, courses, student life, international student information, completion & placement data, Gainful Employment Disclosures

  • Admissions Office
  • School Website:  mud.edu
    • Admissions
    • Request A Free Catalog

 

Sexual Harassment / Title IX Policy

Anti-harassment Policy

 

  • School Catalog
    • Sexual Harassment and Discrimination Policy for Students and Employees (Title IX)

Located in the school’s Annual Security Report

California Campus

http://mudfao.com/fao/campus-security-la

New York Campus

http://mudfao.com/fao/campus-security-nyc

State Grant Assistance

Source for further information on state grant assistance

Student Activities

 

  • School Catalog
    • Student Life
  • School Website:  mud.edu
    • Student Life

Student  Loan Information, Entrance and Exit Counseling

Rights & responsibilities, Financial Aid Counseling

  • School Financial Aid Website http://mudfao.com/
    • Financial Aid Info
  • Financial Aid Offer
  • Financial Aid Estimates & Disclosures
  • Funding Options
  • Master Promissory Note (MPN)
  • Orientation Packet (Handout)

Student Body Diversity

Information about student body diversity, including the percentage of enrolled, full-time students who are (1) male, (2) female, (3) Federal Pell grant recipients, and (4) self-identified members of a major racial or ethnic group.  A paper copy will be provided on request.

  • School Catalog
  • Student Right to Know
  • Orientation Packet (Handout)
  • School Financial Aid Website

Supply/Textbook Information

  • School Catalog
    • Store Credit
    • Make-up Kits and Materials
  • https://mud.edu/supply-list

Transfer of Credit Policies

Established criteria the school uses regarding the transfer of credit

  • School Catalog
    • Transfer of Credit Policy

 

Tuition and Fees

Tuition, registration fee, lab fee, make-up kits & materials

  • School Catalog, listed on each program or course information page
  • School Website:  mud.edu
    • Admissions
    • Tuition & Schedule

Vaccination Policy

Information about the School’s Vaccination Policy

  • School Catalog
    • Good Health and Vaccination Policy

Voter Registration Forms and/or Information

Voter registration forms and information for general and special elections for federal office and to the elections of governors and other chief executives within the state

 

  • The Financial Aid Office
  • Orientation Packet (Handout)

Online Voter Registration:

California Campus

www.sos.ca.gov/elections

New York Campus

www.elections.ny.gov

Withdrawal Procedures, Refunds, and Return of Aid

Requirements & procedures for withdrawing from school, refund policy, refund distribution

  •  School Catalog
    • Official and Unofficial Withdrawals

 

Revised:  08.24.20