General institutional information

Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008

General institutional information

Accreditation, approval or licensure of institution and programs

Information about SCAD’s accreditation, approval and licensure is available online.

Academic programs

Information about SCAD’s programs of study is available online.

Facilities

Information about SCAD’s facilities is available online.

Faculty

Information about SCAD’s faculty is available online.

Facilities and services available to students with disabilities

Information about facilities and services available to students with disabilities is available online. Admitted students receive additional information about disability services, along with an invitation to disability services orientation.

SCAD complies with all regulatory bodies related to the admission and service of students who self-identify as having a disability that may impact their ability to learn, including various intellectual disabilities. A variety of services and accommodations are available to students with disabilities based upon their individual need(s) and challenge(s). These may include, but not be restricted to: academic accommodations, housing accommodations, meal plan accommodations, building accessibility accommodations, course load accommodations, assistive technology accommodations, and other accommodations.

To self-identify as having a disability and to access accommodations, one may contact the counseling and student support services department via email at counseling or disability services or by telephone at 912.525.6971 (Savannah) or 404.253.3400 (Atlanta). SCAD elearning students should call 912.525.6971. The counseling and student support services department has a list of facilities accessible to students with disabilities and makes it available to current and prospective students to determine the accommodations and services needed to facilitate the needs of individual students.

Student body diversity

Information about student body diversity is available online in the latest SCAD Fact Book.

Internet course schedule and textbook information

SCAD's course schedule and textbook information are published online at the university's Dynamic Schedule. Booklook™ is Follett's solution for the Higher Education and Opportunity Act (HEOA) provision on course material information disclosure. Booklook™ ties SCAD's online course schedule directly to the bookstore’s database to display author, title, ISBN, retail price and all of the information required for full compliance with HEOA legislation. Required and recommended course materials are made available no later than two weeks prior to the start of the quarter on SCAD's online course schedule.

Privacy of student records (FERPA)

Details about student rights under FERPA are listed in the policies section of the student handbook on the Resources tab in MySCAD, the university's online information portal. This information is updated annually and is available to enrolled students. Student rights under FERPA also are outlined on the SCAD website.

Copyright infringement policies and sanctions

SCAD’s policies and sanctions related to copyright infringement are available in the copyright compliance guidelines, copyright compliance policy and the student technology policy, which are published online.

Transfer of credit policies and articulation agreements

Information about transfer of credit policies and articulation agreements is available online.

Intercollegiate athletic program participation rates and financial support data

To get information regarding SCAD's intercollegiate athletic program participation rates and financial support data, visit The Equity in Athletics Data Analysis Cutting Tool website and search for Savannah College of Art and Design.

Consumer information on College Navigator website


SCAD reports to the Department of Education the institutional information that is posted on the College Navigator website by the National Center for Education Statistics. Search for Savannah College of Art and Design to access publicly available consumer information about SCAD. College Navigator has a link to SCAD’s website, which provides access to detailed information about student life, student services, career services and transfer of credit.

Voter registration forms

Voter registration forms for the state of Georgia are available at the Student Center in Savannah and the Student Success Center in Atlanta.