Title IV Code of Conduct

With respect to the Higher Education Opportunity Act requirements, National Park College (NPC) establishes the following Code of Conduct. The Institution and its employees certify the following:

  1. No action will be taken by financial aid staff that is for their personal benefit or could be perceived to be a conflict of interest.
  2. Information provided by the financial aid office is accurate, unbiased, and does not reflect preference arising from actual or  potential personal gain.
  3. Institutional award notifications and/or other institutionally provided materials shall include the following:
    • A breakdown of individual components of the institution's Cost of Attendance, designating all potential billable charges.
    • Clear identification of each award, indicating type of aid, i.e. gift aid (grant, scholarship), work, or loan.
    • Standard terminology and definitions, using NASFAA's glossary of award letter terms.
    • Renewal requirements for each award.
  4. All required consumer information is displayed in a prominent location on the institutional web site(s) and in any printed materials, easily identified and found, and labeled as "Consumer Information."
  5. Financial aid professionals will disclose to their institution any involvement, interest in, or potential conflict of interest with any entity with which the institution has a business relationship.

With respect to the Higher Education Opportunity Act requirements, National Park College (NPC) will exhibit the following Ethical Principles.

Advocate for students

Manifest the highest level of integrity

Support student access and success

Comply with federal and state laws

Strive for transparency and clarity

Protect the privacy of financial aid applicants

For additional details regarding this Code of Conduct or Ethical Principles, contact the Financial Aid Office in the Gerald Fisher Campus Center or call 501-760-4241.
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