Office of the General Counsel

Berkeley College, like all other institutions of higher education in the United States, is required to comply with numerous federal, state, and local laws and regulations. The role of the Office of the General Counsel is to:

  • monitor compliance with those requirements and recommend appropriate action;
  • provide sound legal and regulatory guidance to the College community; and
  • help develop policies, procedures, and processes that facilitate institutional goals while reducing risk and promoting ethical conduct.

Selected Policies & Procedures

  1. Equal Opportunity Policy
  2. Student Records (FERPA) Policy
  3. Credit Hour Assignment Policy 
  4. Internet Privacy Policy  
  5. Copyright Policy 
  6. ID Policy 
  7. Missing Resident Students Policy and Procedures
  8. Immunization Policy 
  9. Data Security Policy
  10. Alcohol and Drug Policies and Programs
  11. Code of Conduct for Financial Aid Professionals
  12. Smoke Free Campus Policy
  13. Berkeley College Pledge of Public Accountability  
  14. Berkeley College Weapons Policy
  15. Berkeley College Social Media Policy
  16. Tuition Freeze Policy
  17. Blackboard Photo Policy 
  18. Student Attendance Policy
  19. Conduct and Safety Policy
  20. Distance Learning Policy

Reports & Disclosures

  1. 2015 Academic Programs
  2. 2015 Employment, Retention, and Graduation Rates
  3. Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act (EADA) Report 
  4. Annual Security Reports/Fire Safety Reports
  5. Financial Aid
  6. Berkeley College 2015 Catalog
  7. Consumer Information Disclosures
  8. Articulation Agreements


The material on this site is for informational purposes only and should not be relied upon as legal advice.