As a recipient of Federal Title IV funds, Morgan Community College is required to collect, publish and disseminate certain information to students, prospective students and employees. This Consumerism information is presented below. The college will also provide a printed copy of this information, including a full report of the institution’s graduation rate and Annual Security Report if requested.

Current and prospective students and their families have a right to certain information that MCC is required by law to provide. The Students’ Right to Know report provides concise information on MCC policies and procedures, important contacts and websites, and  information about retention and graduation rates.

Morgan Community College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The Commission can be reached at: Telephone: 312.263.0456. Web address: www.ncahigherlearningcommission.org. The College operates under the jurisdiction of the Community Colleges of Colorado. MCC students regularly transfer credits to state colleges and universities within Colorado. Transfer information is available in Student Services or at your local MCC center.

Morgan Community College complies with the Drug-Free School and Communities Act (CFR Part 86) that requires institutions of Higher Education to conduct a biennial review of their Alcohol and Other Drug programs and policies (EDBAR Part 86).

Download Biennial Review

The Clery Act report is available on the MCC website or from MCC Student Services. A list of sexual offenders in the area can be obtained through your local Police /Sheriff’s Department. Additional information can be found at http://ope.ed.gov/security/ and http://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/.

View: Clery Act Report

Drug and alcohol prevention information and policies are available on the website and in the MCC Student Service Office. MCC supports the efforts of local, state and federal governments in promoting a drug free America pursuant to Public Law 101.

View information and policies

In accordance with the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act (FACTA) of 2003, Morgan Community College adheres to the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) Red Flag Rule (A Red Flag is any pattern, practice, or specific activity that indicates the possible existence of identity theft.), which implements Section 114 of the FACTA and to the Colorado Community College System’s Identity Theft Prevention and Detection Program, which is intended to prevent, detect and mitigate identity theft in connection with establishing new covered accounts or an existing covered account held by the Colorado Community College System (System or CCCS) or one of its thirteen (13) community colleges, and to provide for continued administration of the Program.

If a transaction is deemed fraudulent, appropriate action will occur. Action may include, but is not limited to, cancelling of the transaction, notifying and cooperating with law enforcement, reporting to the Office of the Vice President of Student Success, and notifying the affected parties. For more information on FACTA, Red Flag Rules, and Identity Theft Consumer Information, please see the links provided below or you may contact Student Records.

Federal Trade Commission Statute
http://www.consumer.ftc.gov/sites/default/files/articles/pdf/pdf-0111-fair-credit-reporting-act.pdf

Red Flag Rules

http://business.ftc.gov/privacy-and-security/red-flags-rule
Identity Theft Consumer Information
http://www.consumer.ftc.gov/features/feature-0014-identity-theft

MCC complies fully with FERPA, which is designed to protect the privacy of student educational records and to insure the rights of students to examine their records. More information on FERPA is available online or in the Student Services Office.

Financial aid information is available for students and prospective students on the web and in the Office of Financial Aid, or your local MCC center.

Morgan Community College prohibits all forms of discrimination and harassment including those that violate federal and state law, or the State Board for Community Colleges and Occupational Education Board Policies 3-120 or 4-120. The College does not discriminate on the basis of sex/gender, race, color, age, creed, national or ethnic origin, physical or mental disability, veteran status, pregnancy status, religion, genetic information, gender identity, or sexual orientation in its employment practices or educational programs and activities. Morgan Community College will take appropriate steps to ensure that the lack of English language skills will not be a barrier to admission and participation in vocational education programs.

For information regarding civil rights compliance or grievance procedures contact:

Title IX Compliance Officer, Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Officer:

Andria Koenig
Director of Human Resources
920 Barlow Road
Fort Morgan, CO 80701
970-542-3129
Andria.Koenig@MorganCC.edu

 

Deputy Title IX Compliance Officer:

Susan Clough
Vice President for Administration and Finance
920 Barlow Road
Fort Morgan, CO 80701
970-542-3127
Susan.Clough@MorganCC.edu

 

You may also contact the Office for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Education, Region VIII, Federal Office Building, 1244 North Speer Boulevard, Suite 310, Denver, CO 80204, telephone (303) 844-3417.

Morgan Community College prohibits the offenses of domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking; as defined by C.R.S. 18-6/800.3, C.R.S. 18-3-402, and C.R.S. 18-3-602.  The College also prohibits the offense of dating violence as defined as the physical, sexual, or psychological/emotional violence within a dating relationship, as well as stalking.  It can occur in person or electronically and may occur between a current or former dating partner.  You may have heard several different words used to describe teen dating violence including: relationship abuse, intimate partner violence, relationship violence, dating abuse, domestic abuse, and domestic violence.  The definition of “consent” in reference to sexual activity is defined per state statute C.R.S. 18-3-401(1.5) under “unlawful Sexual Behavior.”

For further information please contact one of the following:

 

Kent Bauer, Vice President Student Success
(970) 542-3111
Kent.Bauer@morgancc.edu

Susan Clough, Vice President Administration & Finance, Deputy Compliance Officer
(970) 542-3127
Susan.Clough@morgancc.edu

Andria Koenig, Director Human Resources, Compliance Officer
(970) 542-3129
Andria.Koenig@morgancc.edu

 

To report an incident please contact one of the people listed above or electronically at:

http://www.morgancc.edu/behavioral-intervention

In case of an emergency please call 911.

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Custodian of Records:
Susan Clough
Vice President for Administration and Finance
Morgan Community College
920 Barlow Road
Fort Morgan, CO  80701
Susan.Clough@morgancc.edu

970.542.3127 (work)
970.542.3115 (fax)

The United States Department of Education recently passed new regulations requiring all institutions that receive Title IV federal financial aid to provide contact information in each state and U.S. territory where students may file a complaint.

Morgan Community College students who have a complaint should try to resolve the issues through contact with appropriate area: Student Services, Academic Services or Administrative Services; or through the MCC Student Grievance process.

Should a complaint not be resolved through the means mentioned above, below are links to Morgan Community College’s regional accreditor and the other states and U.S. territories where complaints may be filed. A complaint should be filed in the student’s state of residence. Please note: Morgan Community College does not maintain the state and territory websites, and information may change without Morgan Community College’s knowledge.

    • The Higher Learning Commission
      230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
      Chicago, Illinois 60604-1411
      800.621.7440 or 312.263.0456
      Fax: 312.263.7462
      www.ncahlc.org
Alaska

American Samoa

California

Colorado

Connecticut

Delaware

District of Columbia

Guam

Hawaii

Idaho

Indiana

Iowa

Maine

Maryland

Massachusetts

Michigan

Mississippi

Missouri

Montana

Nebraska

New Hampshire

New Jersey

New Mexico

New York

Northern Mariana Islands
Mr. Edward T. Buckingham
Attorney General
Administration Building
P.O. Box 10007
Saipan, MP 96950-8907
(670) 664-2341

Oklahoma

Oregon

Puerto Rico
Dr. Máximo J. Cerame Vivas
President, Puerto Rico Higher Education Board
Ave. Ponce de León 268, Suite 1500
San Juan, PR 00918
Ph. 787-641-7100

Rhode Island

South Dakota

Texas (see page 3)

U.S. Virgin Islands

Utah

Vermont

Virginia

West Virginia

 

In accordance with Title I of Public Law 101-542, information about graduation rates is available on http://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/ or from the Office of Institutional Research; additional graduation data is also available at the Colorado Department of Higher Education website.

MCC fully supports and advocates that students and staff register to vote. Voter Registration forms are available in the MCC Student Services Office, or on the Colorado Secretary of State website at www.elections.colorado.gov.