Federal regulations issued by the U.S. Department of Education pursuant to Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, and amendments thereto, require institutions participating in Title IV programs and offering distance education at the post-secondary level to conform with state regulations pertaining to degree programs. Although Living University does not participate in Title IV programs this does not lessen the University’s responsibility to adhere to applicable state laws and regulations dealing with delivery of distance education to the residents of any U.S.state, territory or protectorate.

The University only admits persons who reside outside North Carolina to online degree completion programs, diploma programs, certificate programs or individual online courses offered by Living University if the University has secured authorization from the applicant’s state of residence, when required. Upon review of state laws and regulations, the University understands that it is free to offer online courses and programs in most states, territories and protectorates without further effort under the individual jurisdictions religious education exemption clause or under its no-physical presence definition. The University has a physical location in Charlotte, North Carolina, and no additional location or branch campus located in a domestic or foreign location.

Living University has authorization to operate in, or authorization is not required in the U.S. states, territories, and protectorates listed below.

American Samoa

Hawaii

Nebraska

Puerto Rico

Arizona

Idaho

New Hampshire

Republic of Palau

California

Illinois

New Jersey

Republic of the

Marshall Islands

Colorado

Kentucky

New Mexico

Rhode Island

Commonwealth of the

North Mariana Islands

Louisiana North Carolina

South Dakota

District of Columbia

Maine North Dakota

Tennessee

Federated States of

Micronesia

Massachusetts Ohio

Vermont

Florida

Missouri Oklahoma

Virginia

Guam

Mississippi

Pennsylvania

Washington

     

West Virginia

The University does not have authorization to provide online education in the U.S. states, territories or protectorates listed below and their residents may not by law or state regulation to enroll in Living University online academic programs or courses (either for credit or as auditors).

Alabama

Georgia

Michigan

Oregon
Alaska

Indiana

Minnesota Texas
Arkansas Iowa Montana U.S. Virgin Islands
Connecticut Kansas New York Utah
Delaware Maryland Nevada Wisconsin
      Wyoming

This restriction does not apply to residents of any U.S. state, territory, or protectorate for on-campus study at Charlotte, North Carolina. The University discloses that there has not been a determination as to whether or not its distance education program meets applicable prerequisites for professional licensure or certification in the state or jurisdiction where its students reside.

Only institutions certified by the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) can enroll F or M nonimmigrant students for study within the United States. As the University is not so certified, it does not admit F or M nonimmigrant students to on-campus study. There is no such restriction for online study by international students.

The University discloses that it has a formal refund and course cancellation policy, which provides for refunds when a student requests cancellation of their enrollment. See Course Cancellation and Refunds for more information.

The University maintains a complaint procedure designed to assist students who have perception of unfair and/or unlawful treatment. See Student Complaints and Grievances. If a complaint cannot be resolved after exhausting the University’s complaint and grievance procedure, the individual may file a complaint with the office cited below. The individual can contact UNC Administration for further details.

Post-Secondary Education Complaints
c/o Assistant Director of Licensure and Workforce Studies
University of North Carolina General Administration
910 Raleigh Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
(919) 962-4558

The University discloses that there have been no adverse actions initiated by the State of North Carolina or any accrediting agency related to the University's distance education programs within the five calendar year period prior to the publishing of this disclosure. (Higher Education Act of 1965 and the rule adopted thereto at 34 CFR Part §668.50(b)(4)).

Further Information by Jurisdiction

The laws of states, territories and protectorates are always subject to change. The University updates this information as it participates in the state authorization process.

Alabama

Living University does not offer postsecondary instruction to residents of the State of Alabama as the approval process is cost prohibitive. As a prerequisite to program approval, an unaccredited institution requesting to offer degree programs in Alabama must undergo an external review of its programs of study by an outside consultant(s) chosen by the Commission. The unaccredited institution will underwrite all costs related to the external review. In general, program proposals must meet standards used by the Commission proposals for new off-campus offerings by in-state public institutions and in doing so be in full compliance with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools/Commission on Colleges (SACS/COC) guidelines. For Complaints Contact:

Alabama Commission on Higher Education
PO Box 302000
Montgomery, AL 36130-2000

Alaska

Living University does not offer postsecondary instruction to residents of the state of Alaska due to the University's non-accreditation status. For Complaints Contact:

Alaska Commission on Post-Secondary Education
PO Box 110505
Juneau, AK 99811-0505

Arizona

Living University programs are not under the jurisdiction of the Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education since the university has no physical presence in Arizona.
E-mail Concerning DL Authorization

For Complaints Contact:

Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education
1400 W. Washington St., Room 260
Phoenix, AZ 85007

Arkansas

Living University does not offer postsecondary instruction to residents of the state of Arkansas due to the University's non-accreditation status. An institution requesting AHECB certification must provide documentation that the institution is: (1) accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education or Council on Higher Education Accreditation; (2) authorized to operate as a postsecondary institution in its home state; and (3) has documentation of home state approval and program accreditation for professional licensure programs.

For Complaints Contact:

Arkansas Higher Education Coordinating Board
Arkansas Department of Higher Education
114 East Capitol Ave.
Little Rock, AR 72201

and

Arkansas State Board of Private Career Education
501 Woodlane, Ste. 312S
Little Rock, AR 72201

California

There is no requirement for licensure of Living University by the California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education since the institution has no physical presence in California.

For Complaints Contact:

California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education
2535 Capitol Oaks Dr #400
Sacramento, CA 95833

Colorado

There is no requirement for approval or licensure of Living University online programs by the Colorado Department of Higher Education since the institution’s activities do not constitute physical presence within the state of Colorado.

For Complaints Contact:

Colorado Dept. of Education
201 East Colfax Ave.
Denver, CO 80203

Connecticut

Living University does not offer postsecondary instruction to residents of the State of Connecticut due to the University's non-accreditation status. Colleges and universities located outside the State of Connecticut may apply to the Office of Higher Education to offer online programs to Connecticut students. Only regionally accredited institutions are eligible. For complaints, regarding higher education institutions not located in Connecticut, students should contact the state agency responsible for authorization.

For Living University the contact is:

Post-Secondary Education Complaints
c/o Assistant Director of Licensure and Workforce Studies
University of North Carolina General Administration
910 Raleigh Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

Delaware

Living University does not offer postsecondary instruction to residents of the State of Delaware as the approval process is cost prohibitive and intrusive. The Delaware Department of Education must approve an Institution in order for that Institution to incorporate in Delaware, offer courses or programs to residents of Delaware, or confer degrees. The institution needs the approval of the Delaware Department of Education to offer online courses to Delaware residents even though it has no physical presence in the State of Delaware. 

For Complaints Contact:

Delaware Department of Education
Higher Education Office

John W. Collette Building
35 Commerce Way, Suite #1
Dover, DE 19904

Florida

There is no requirement for licensure of Living University by the Florida Commission for Independent Education since the University is not physically located in Florida and instructors do not have face-to-face contact with students.

For Complaints Contact:

Commission for Independent Education
325 W. Gaines St, Suite 1414
Tallahassee, FL. 32399-0400

Georgia

Living University does not offer postsecondary instruction to residents of the state of Georgia due to the University's non-accreditation status. Authorization to offer online, distance, or correspondence programs is available only to those that are nationally or regionally accredited by a United States based accrediting agency recognized by the Secretary of the United States Department of Education, whether or not such institutions wish to establish campuses in Georgia. Institutions that are not so accredited may only be granted permission to offer online, distance, or correspondence education to residents of Georgia if they first establish a campus within the State, and subsequently offer adequate on-ground programming for a period of time.

For Complaints Contact:

(Georgia) Nonpublic Postsecondary Education Commission
2082 East Exchange Place, Suite 220
Tucker, Georgia 30084‐5305

Hawaii

Living University does not have physical presence in the State of Hawaii; therefore, authorization is not required.

For Complaints Contact:

Hawaii Post-Secondary Education Authorization Program
Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs
P.O. Box 541
Honolulu, HI 96809

Idaho

Living University does not have physical presence is not required to register in Idaho, since it is an online-only institution outside of Idaho.

For Complaints Contact:

Executive Director of the State Board of Education
P.O. Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0037

Illinois

Living University does not have physical presence in the State of Illinois; therefore, authorization is not required.

For Complaints Contact:

Illinois Board of Higher Education
1 N. Old State Capitol Plaza, Suite 333
Springfield, IL 62701

Indiana

Living University does not offer postsecondary instruction to residents of the State of Indiana due to the University's non-accreditation status. Newly passed legislation requires all out-of-state distance education providers to be authorized. Indiana intends to participate in the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA) through the Midwestern Higher Education Compact (MHEC). Consequently, the state will look to SARA as the means of authorizing out-of-state distance education providers that also participate in SARA. Existing procedures will apply to institutions that choose not participate in SARA. Indiana requires accreditation for authorization.

For Complaints Contact:

Indiana Commission for Higher Education
101 West Ohio Street, Suite 300
Indianapolis, IN 46204-4206

Iowa

Living University does not offer postsecondary instruction to residents of the State of Iowa due to the University's non-accreditation status.

Documentation

For Complaints Contact:

Iowa College Student Aid Commission
430 East Grand Ave, FL 3
Des Moines, IA 50309-1920

Kansas

Living University does not offer postsecondary instruction to residents of the state of Kansas due to the University's non-accreditation status.

For Complaints Contact:

Kansas Board of Regents
1000 SW Jackson, Suite 520
Topeka, KS 66612‐1368

Kentucky

Since Living University is not engaging in any of the operating or soliciting activities per 13 KAR 1:020 Section 1(9)(a)-(e), licensure is not required.

For Complaints Contact:

Director of Postsecondary Licensing
Council on Postsecondary Education
1024 Capital Center Drive, Suite 320
Frankfort, Kentucky 40601

Louisiana

There is no regulatory requirement of Living University by the Board of Regents, since the University offers courses and programs fully online and does not maintain physical facilities in the State of Louisiana.

For Complaints Contact:

Louisiana Board of Regents
P.O. Box 3677
Baton Rouge, LA 70821-3677

Maine

The Maine State Board of Education does not require the approval of Living University as it has no physical presence in the state of Maine. Maine does not require purely (100%) distance education programs, including online or correspondence study programs that enroll residents of Maine, to be authorized without regard to physical presence. It has been determined that if the Maine State Board of Education sought to do so would be unconstitutional on two levels: (1) interference with inter-state commerce; (2) policing beyond state borders.

For Complaints Contact:

Higher Education Specialist
Maine Department of Education
Augusta, Maine 04333

Maryland

Living University does not offer postsecondary instruction to residents of the state of Kansas due to the University's non-accreditation status. Pursuant to the new law that took effect on July 1, 2012, out-of-state institutions that enroll Maryland students in fully online programs must register with the Maryland Higher Education Commission. An institution required to register under this chapter that is not accredited by an accrediting body recognized and approved by the U.S. Department of Education may not receive a registration from the Commission.

For Complaints Contact:

Maryland Attorney General
Consumer Protection Division
200 St. Paul St.
Baltimore, MD 21202

Massachusetts

Living University is not required to be approved by the Massachusetts Board of Higher Education, since the University has is no physical presence in the State of Massachusetts.

For Complaints Contact:

Massachusetts Department of Higher Education
One Ashburton Place, Room 1401
Boston, MA 02108 

Michigan

Living University does not offer postsecondary instruction to residents of the State of Michigan due to the University's non-accreditation status. A public or private college or university that is located outside of State of Michigan that is not a party to a reciprocal agreement to provide distance education to residents of Michigan must  be a U.S. degree-granting institution that is accredited by an accrediting body recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education.

For Complaints Contact:

Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs
Bureau of Commercial Services
Licensing Division
PO Box 30714 ‐ Lansing, MI 48909

Minnesota

In process.

For Complaints Contact:

Minnesota Office of Higher Education
1450 Energy Park Drive, Suite 350
Saint Paul, MN 55108

Mississippi

Living University is not required to be approved by the Mississippi Commission on College Accreditation, since the University has is no physical presence in the State of Mississippi. The University is not domiciled, incorporated, or otherwise located in the state.

For Complaints Contact:

Mississippi Commission on College Accreditation
3825 Ridgewood Road
Jackson, MS 39211

Missouri

Living University has no physical presence in the State of Missouri. The state's  certification standards use the concept of physical presence to determine program jurisdiction. Those standards define physical presence as “any person or location within the State of Missouri where, from, or through which a school operates for the purpose of conducting an activity relating to postsecondary education, including the granting of certificates or degrees, or for the purpose of recruiting students.  Location is defined to include any address, physical site, electronic device, or telephone number within or originating from within the boundaries of the state of Missouri.  Physical presence also means a formally scheduled instructional interaction organized by or through a school taking place between two or more students and/or instructors within the state of Missouri.”

Email Concerning DL Authorization

 

For Complaints Contact:

Missouri Department of Higher Education
205 Jefferson Street
P.O. Box 1469
Jefferson City, MO 65102-1469

Montana

Living University does not offer postsecondary instruction to residents of the state of Montana due to the University's non-accreditation status. Private Institutions seeking authorization to operate in Montana must be regionally accredited.

For Complaints Contact:

Montana Department of Justice
Office of Consumer Protection
P. O. Box 200151
Helena, MT 59620-0151

Nebraska

Living University has no physical presence in Nebraska and is not required to seek authorization to offer online courses or programs.

For Complaints Contact:

Nebraska’s Coordinating Commission for Postsecondary Education
140 N 8th St #300
Lincoln, NE 68508

Nevada

Living University does not offer postsecondary instruction to residents of the state of Nevada due to the University's non-accreditation status.

For Complaints Contact:

Nevada Commission on Postsecondary Education
8778 South Maryland Parkway Suite 115
Las Vegas, Nevada  89123

New Hampshire

Living University has no physical presence in New Hampshire and is not required to seek authorization to offer online courses or programs.

For Complaints Contact:

New Hampshire Department of Education
101 Pleasant Street
Concord, NH 03301-3494

New Jersey

Living University does not have a physical presence in New Jersey and is, therefore, not required to be licensed by the New Jersey Office of Licensure. Out-of-State institutions that wish to offer New Jersey residents no other programs, except for college credit-bearing distance learning with no physical presence in New Jersey, are not required to seek licensure from the Secretary.

For Complaints Contact:

State of New Jersey Higher Education
P.O. Box 542
Trenton, NJ 08625-0542

New Mexico

Living University is not required to register in the State of New Mexico since the University offers online courses and programs and does not require an internship/externship.

For Complaints Contact:

New Mexico Higher Education Department
2048 Galisteo Street
Santa Fe, NM 87505

New York

Living University does not offer postsecondary instruction to residents of the State of New York due to the University's non-accreditation status. On September 13, 2016, the New York State Board of Regents adopted new regulations requiring out-of-state institutions of higher education to seek and obtain New York State Education Department (NYSED) approval to offer distance education in New York State. Out-of-state institutions that are participating in SARA are considered approved to offer distance education under the terms of SARA. Non-SARA institutions seeking to offer distance education in New York State must submit an application for approval to NYSED prior to enrolling New York students. Requires accreditation, with distance education approval, by a USDE recognized accreditation body. 

For Complaints Contact:

New York Office of College and University Evaluation
New York State Education Department
5 N Mezzanine
Albany, NM 12234

and

New York Bureau of Proprietary School Supervision
New York State Education Department
99 Washington Ave., Rm. 1613 OCP
Albany, NY 12234

and

New York State Department of State Division of Consumer Protection
Consumer Assistance Unit
5 Empire State Plaza, Ste. 2101
Albany, NY 12223-1556

North Carolina

Living University has been issued a regular license to offer the following online degree programs) in North Carolina pursuant to General Statute 116-15: Associate of Arts; baccalaureate degree minor in business; baccalaureate degree minor in communication; Undergraduate courses in the arts and sciences, business and professional disciplines (accounting, business, education, nutrition, and physical education) as certified March 3, 2017. The Associate of Theology and Bachelor of Theology degree programs of study offered by Living University have been declared exempt from the requirements for licensure under provisions of North Carolina General Statutes Section (G.S.) 116-15(d) for exemption from licensure with respect to religious education. Exemption from licensure is not based upon any assessment of program quality under established licensing standards. Students seeking to transfer degrees or credits should consult with receiving institutions.

Letter of Authorization   Certificate of Authorization

For Complaints Contact:

Post-Secondary Education Complaints

c/o Assistant Director of Licensure and Workforce Studies
University of North Carolina General Administration
910 Raleigh Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514

North Dakota

Living University does not have a physical presence in New Jersey and is, therefore, not required to be licensed by the New Jersey Office of Licensure.

For Complaints Contact:

Administrator, Educational Equity, Private Postsecondary Institutions,
and Special Populations
State Capitol 15th Floor
600 East Boulevard Avenue, Dept. 270
Bismarck, ND 58505-0610

Ohio

Ohio confirmed on April 13, 2017, that Living University is exempt from authorization as it does not engage in any activities that trigger authorization by the Ohio Department of Higher Education. Since Living University will not maintain a “brick and mortar” presence in the state, and because the institution’s online programs do not contain a component that will need to be completed within the state, Living University is not required to attain authorization from the Chancellor to offer its online programs to Ohio residents.

Exemption Document

For Complaints Contact:

Ohio Department of Higher Education 
25 South Front Street 
Columbus, OH 43215

Oklahoma

Living University delivers courses and programs exclusively through an online format and is therefore not required to be licensed by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education.

For Complaints Contact:

Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education
655 Research Parkway, Suite 200
Oklahoma City, OK 73104

Oregon

Living University does not offer postsecondary instruction to residents of the State of Oregon as the approval process is cost prohibitive and intrusive. Oregon Statue requires degree-granting institutions to obtain approval from the Office of Degree Authorization prior to offering out-of-state degree programs or courses (for credit) to Oregon Residents. A school based outside of Oregon may not offer any educational credit or degree within Oregon without obtaining approval from the Commission.

For Complaints Contact:

Higher Education Coordinating Commission
Office of Private Postsecondary Education
Office of Degree Authorization
255 Capitol St NE
Salem, OR 97310

Pennsylvania

Out-of-state institutions that have no physical presence in PA are not required to be authorized to enroll residents of PA.

For Complaints Contact:

Pennsylvania Department of Education
333 Market Street
Harrisburg, PA 17126

Rhode Island

Living University is not required to be authorized by the Rhode Island Office of Higher Education since physical presence in the State of Rhode Island is not established.

For Complaints Contact:

Rhode Island Office of the Postsecondary Commissioner
560 Jefferson Blvd,
Warwick, RI 02886

South Carolina

Living University is not required to have a license to operate in the State of South Carolina, since the University does not have “actual presence” within the state and is only offering online programs.

For Complaints Contact:

South Carolina Commission on Higher Education
1122 Lady Street
Suite 300
Columbia, SC 29201

South Dakota

Living University is not required to have a license to operate in the State of South Dakota, since the University does not have a physical presence in the state.

For Complaints Contact:

Office of Secretary of State - State Capitol
500 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre SD 57501-5070

Tennessee

Living University is not required to have a license to operate in the State of Tennessee, since the University does not have a physical presence in the state.

Letter Concerning DL Authorization

For Complaints Contact:

Tennessee Higher Education Commission
Division of Postsecondary State Authorization
404 James Robertson Parkway, Suite 1900
Nashville, TN 37243-0830

Texas

Living University does not offer postsecondary instruction to residents of the State of Texas as the University is not accredited. The institution would be considered exempt from THECB regulation based on distance education only if it offers 100% distance education programs and fulfills the following criteria: (1) Institution is recognized by an Accrediting Agency that the US Department of Education recognizes; and (2) Institution does not meet the THECB definition of physical presence.

For Complaints Contact:

Texas Higher Education Coordinating
Board P.O. Box 12788
Austin, TX 78711-2788

Utah

Living University does not offer postsecondary instruction to residents of the state of Utah due to the University's non-accreditation status. The University does not met the requirements of Utah Code Ann. §13-34a-204 to be a registered postsecondary school required under 34 CFR. 600.9 to be legally authorized by the State of Utah for its has not been in continuous operation as a nonprofit institution for at least twenty years.

For Complaints Contact:

Division of Consumer Protection
160 East 300 South, 2nd Floor
P.O. Box 146704
Salt Lake City, Utah 84114-6704

Vermont

Living University is not required to be approved by the Vermont Department of Education or State Board of Education since the University only offers online programs with no physical presence in Vermont.

For Complaints Contact:

Vermont State Board of Education Through the Vermont Agency of Education
219 North Main Street, Suite 402
Barre, VT 05641

Virginia

Living University can offer postsecondary instruction via distance learning to residents of the Commonwealth of Virginia. However, the University does not meet Virginia’s criterion of physical presence and is therefore ineligible for certification to operate in Virginia. As such, students who are residents of Virginia do not benefit from protections available to students attending institutions certified by SCHEV.

For Complaints Contact:

State Council of Higher Education for Virginia
Private and Out-of-State Postsecondary Education
101 N. 14th Street
Richmond VA 23219

Washington

The Washington Student Achievement Council determined that authorization by the agency is not required as Living University does not engage in any activities that trigger authorization by the Council.

Authorization Document

For Complaints Contact:

Washington Student Achievement Council
917 Lakeridge Way SW
Olympia, WA 98502

West Virginia

Living University does not meet the definition of physical presence as defined in Series 20, Authorization of Degree Granting Institution. Therefore, authorization to offer online programs to West Virginia residents is not required.

For Complaints Contact:

West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission
1018 Kanawha Blvd E #700
Charleston, WV 25301

Wisconsin

Living University does not offer postsecondary instruction to residents of the State of Wisconsin as the approval process is cost prohibitive and intrusive. Physical presence is not a determinant. Under s.38.50 (2), Wis. Stats., “[t]he board shall protect the general public by inspecting and approving private trade, correspondence, business, and technical schools doing business within this state, whether located within or outside this state…” Therefore, if an institution enrolls a Wisconsin resident in an online program, it must obtain EAB approval.

For Complaints Contact:

Wisconsin Educational Approval Board
431 Charmany Dr #102
Madison, WI 53719

Wyoming

Living University does not offer postsecondary instruction to residents of the state of Wyoming due to the University's non-accreditation status. The Wyoming Department of Education serves as the licensing and approval authority for all trade, correspondence, distance education, technical, vocational, business, or other private schools which are located within the state or have their principal place of business out-of-state but are doing business in the state. Any private degree-granting postsecondary education institution needs to be either licensed or registered with the department prior to operating. The Institution needs to verify accreditation, submit a Chapter 30 PSL 610A form, and pay a $100 fee annually.

For Complaints Contact:

Wyoming Department of Education

2300 Capitol Avenue
Hathaway Building, 2nd Floor
Cheyenne, WY 82002-2060

Protectorates and Territories

American Samoa

AS does not regulate the authorization of post-secondary institutions. There is no requirement for institutions to be authorized in AS.

For Complaints Contact:

American Samoa Community College
P.O. Box 2609
Pago Pago, AS 96799-2609

District of Columbia

Living University is not required to be licensed by the District of Columbia Education Licensure Commission.

For Complaints Contact:

District of Columbia Office of the State Superintendent of Education
Education Licensure Commission
810 NE First St., 9th Floor
Washington, DC 20002

Federated States of Micronesia

The Federated States of Micronesia (FSM) has no regulations, policies, or laws that restrict US institutions providing distance education to citizens of FSM.

For Complaints Contact:

FSM Department of Education
P.O. Box PS 87
Palikir, Pohnpei 96941

Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands

The Northern Mariana Islands have no statutes or regulations governing the authorization of post-secondary institutions. Authorization is not required.

For Complaints Contact:

Northern Mariana Islands Commonwealth
P.O. Box 501250
Saipan, MP 96950-1250

and

Office of the Attorney General
Administration Building
PO Box 10007
Saipan, MP 96950-8907

Guam

Authorization is not required as Living University has no physical presence in Guam and the University is not required by the Guam Council  on Postsecondary Institution Certification to become approved prior to offering its programs to residents of Guam. Review the regulations.

For Complaints Contact:

Guam Department of Higher Education
P.O. Box DE
Hagatna, Guam 96932

Puerto Rico

Puerto Rico does not regulate distance education programs or field experiences that are found by the student.

For Complaints Contact:

Puerto Rico Council on Higher Education
PO Box 1900
San Juan, PR 00910-1900

and

Puerto Rico Department of Justice
PO Box 9020192
San Juan, PR 00902-0192

Republic of the Marshall Islands

There are no regulations or rules in the Republic of the Marshall Islands regarding the authorization of distance education programs.

For Complaints Contact:

RMI Scholarship and Loan Board
P.O. Box 1436
Majuro, Marshall Islands 96960

Republic of Palau

Living University is not required to be authorized by the Republic of Palau since the University has no physical presence in the Republic and its online programs do not contain a component that will need to be completed within the Republic. The Republic of Palau Public Law 4-2, referred to as Higher Education Act of 1993 established Palau Community College as a public, non-profit education corporation with authorization jurisdiction over distance education provided by other institutions.

For Complaints Contact:

Ministry of Education
P.O. Box 189
Korror, Palau PW  96940

U.S. Virgin Islands

Living University does not offer postsecondary instruction to residents of the state of Utah due to the University's non-accreditation  status.  A private, degree granting post-secondary education institution may not operate in the Virgin Islands, unless it has been accredited by an accrediting association recognized by the United States Department of Education. Agents of any degree granting post-secondary education institution that has not been accredited by an accrediting association recognized by the United States Department of Education may not solicit resident students.

For Complaints Contact:

Government of the United States Virgin Islands
Department of Education, Office of the Commissioner
1834 Kogens Gaden
St. Thomas, VI 00802