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Apex Consumer Information

At Apex Tech, we are proud of our long history of training great people!

We want to make sure that you have all the information you need to know that Apex is the right school for you – and your future. Below you can find information and policies around privacy, security, drug and alcohol abuse, copyright infringement, transfer of credits and other academic support. You can also check out links to financial aid information, the satisfactory academic progress policy and more. Of course, the best way to find out more about Apex is to visit the school. Call us right now at (212) 645-3300 or contact us for further information.

PROTECTING PERSONAL STUDENT INFORMATION (PRIVACY POLICY)

At Apex, we are careful to protect the personal information of our students. We don’t share your private information, and we maintain an information security policy (privacy policy) in compliance with the Federal Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) and the Graham-Leach-Bliley Act.

JEANNE CLERY CAMPUS SECURITY REPORT AND POLICY

The Apex security policies are designed to protect the safety and well-being of our students, faculty, staff and visitors, including providing timely notifications in safety emergencies. The Jeanne Clery Campus and Crime Report page also details the history of crimes and other offenses at our school over the past three calendar years.

APEX SECURITY CONTINUED – DRUG AND ALCOHOL POLICY

The employers that hire our grads are tough on drug abuse, and so are we. Apex Tech has a strong Policy on Drugs and Alcohol to protect the safety of our students, faculty and staff.

STUDENT RIGHT-TO-KNOW ACT DISCLOSURES

Information about the Graduation/Retention Rates for students enrolled at Apex Tech, and other important school information is stored at the National Center for Education Statistics website.

FINANCIAL AID INFORMATION

COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT POLICY

Apex Tech has a policy against copyright infringement, including the illegal downloading and/or sharing of electronic media files.

TRANSFER OF CREDIT POLICY

Our policy provides the student information on accepting credit for previous training, and a notice about the transferability of Apex Tech credits to other colleges.

SATISFACTORY ACADEMIC PROGRESS POLICY

It is important for students to understand the school’s academic policies. Apex Tech maintains academic standards and performance measures to ensure that our graduates are well prepared to succeed in the workplace.

HOW TO APPLY FOR FINANCIAL AID

Of course, our Financial Aid Officers are ready to help students through the entire financial aid process. However, students can also “do it themselves” or learn more about the application process by utilizing this link that gives students detailed application information.

WITHDRAWAL, REFUND AND RETURN TO TITLE IV POLICIES

These policies are applicable for students who withdraw or otherwise fail to complete their program of study at Apex Tech.

FINANCIAL AID CODE OF ETHICS

Apex Tech has created a set of rules for our interactions with student loan lenders to ensure that our students are always given unbiased advice about education loan providers.

VOTER REGISTRATION

Apex Tech encourages students to be active participants in the American political system as part of being responsible members of their community. Further, each year, the school celebrates “Constitution Day” on September 17 and offers activities to educate our students about the U.S. system of government and their role within it.

NET-PRICE CALCULATOR

Apex Tech provides an electronic net-price calculator on the school’s web site.

VACCINATION POLICY

Apex Technical School is not required to collect documentation from students as proof for vaccination against measles, mumps, rubella or meningococcal disease. Apex encourages all students to be immunized against these communicable diseases. Visit the New York State Department of Health page for more information regarding recommended vaccinations.

SERVICES TO STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

Apex Technical School will make reasonable accommodations for students with documented disabilities in order to ensure students with disabilities have equal access and opportunity to pursue their educational goals.  Specific accommodations are determined individually for each student and must be supported by appropriate documentation and/or evaluation of needs.  It should be noted that due to the technical nature of our programs, some places within our facilities may not be accessible to mobility-impaired persons.  For more information concerning Apex Technical School’s facilities and accessibility please contact the School Director.

GRADUATION AND EMPLOYMENT RATES

The graduation and employment rates for each program as reported to the schools accrediting agency – Accrediting Commissions of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).

OTHER MISCELLANEOUS INFORMATION

The Apex Tech School Catalog contains detailed information about the school and our academic programs. School catalogs are available in the Admissions Office.