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Consumer Information

Purpose of this webpage:

The Higher Education Act of 1965 (HEA), as amended by the Higher Education Opportunity Act of 2008 (HEOA), includes many disclosures and reporting requirements. A disclosure requirement is information that a postsecondary education institution is required to distribute or make available to another party, such as students or employees. A reporting requirement is information that must be submitted to the U.S. Department of Education or other agencies.


The following list provides links to the information required to be made available to students.

Availability of Institutional and Financial Aid Information

Student Financial Assistance

General Institutional Information

Health and Safety

Security Reports, Timely Warnings, Emergency Notification System and Crime Log

Student Outcomes

Intercollegiate Athletic Program

Voter Registration/Constitution Day

  • Voter Registration — Forms are available at each college. 
  • Constitution Day — DCCCD holds a Constitution Day event annually at each of our seven colleges.

Disclosure Requirements Relating to Education Loans

  • State and Federal Grant Assistance
  • Federal Student Loan Information (including a link to publications by Dept. of Education)
  • Entrance Counseling for Student Borrowers
  • Exit Counseling for Student Borrowers
  • Private Education Loans — The colleges of the Dallas County Community College District do not have any preferred lender relationships. No lender may be authorized to use the name, emblem, mascot, logo or other institutional identifier of the district or any college of DCCCD for any marketing of private education loans.
  • Private Education Loan Disclosures (Including Self-Certification Form) — Upon inquiry from the prospective student loan borrower, the colleges of the Dallas County Community College District or District Office personnel responsible for processing the private credit loan will disclose required information.

    If the prospective student loan borrower meets all processing requirements, upon credit approval from the prospective private credit lender, the colleges of the Dallas County Community College District or District Office personnel responsible for processing the private credit loan will disclose and disseminate the “Private Education Loan Applicant Self-Certification” to the borrower for their consideration.
  • Code of Conduct for Education Loans
  • Preferred Lender Arrangements/Preferred Lender Lists — Dallas County Community College District does not retain a preferred lender list for private student loans, nor does it keep any other lists of lenders. We encourage students to pursue federal and state financial aid as their primary source of funding before seeking out private student loans.
  • Public Service Loan Forgiveness
  • Consolidation Information
  • Repayment Options for Loans
  • Deferment and Forbearance
  • Gainful Employment Disclosures