Facilities and Services for Students with Disabilities
Thomas More College provides appropriate services and accommodations to qualified students with documented disabilities through Disability Services Office. Accommodations in compliance with section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 are offered to the student at no charge. For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or view the webpage.
Thomas More College offers a variety of student activities. For more information, please visit the Student Activities website or contact the Student Life Office at 859-344-4045.
Thomas More College offers career and placement services through our Career Planning Center. For more information, please visit the Career Planning Center website or contact the Career Planning Center at 859-344-3386)
Thomas More College, in accordance with the recommendations from the American College Health Association and the Centers for Disease Control, recommends that all incoming students submit to the Campus Health and Wellness Center records of their immunization history and complete a health history form. Students residing on campus and International students are required to submit vaccine records prior to arriving on campus. For more information contact the Student Health Center at 859-344-4042 or view the information online through the Student Health Center.
Thomas More College recognizes that courses taken at other post–secondary institutions prior to a student's admission to Thomas More may qualify for transfer, but the College reserves the right to determine the acceptability of transfer credits in accord with its mission and goals. For information on transfer policies, please contact the Registrar’s Office at 859-344-3380, or visit the Registrar’s page. For information on admissions requirements for transfer students, please contact the Admissions Office at 859-344-3332, or visit the Admission’s webpage.
Confidentiality of Student Records
In accordance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA) students have certain rights concerning their education records, including the right to inspect and review their educational records, the right to request amendment of education records they believe to be inaccurate or misleading, the right to have some control over the disclosure of information derived from their education records, and the right to file a complaint with the U.S. Department of Education. For the full policy, please contact the Registrar’s Office at 859-344-3380 or go to the FERPA webpage.
All students at Thomas More College participate in a book rental system. This program is designed to ensure all students have access to their prescribed courses materials on the first day of class. Thomas More College has determined that this enhances instructional quality and improves student success. At any time, students have the option to purchase rented materials at a discounted rate.
For undergraduate traditional programs, the book rental system is covered in the Saints Experience Fee, which is a bundled fee that also covers technology resources, library resources, printing services, health services, and student activities. Information on fees for traditional programs can be found here.
For adult, accelerated, and Master’s programs, the book rental system is covered in the Saints Resource Fee, which is a bundled fee that also covers technology resources, library resources, and printing services. To obtain information regarding fees in specific programs, click the appropriate link below: Associate of Elected Studies in Management Bachelor of Business Administration Bachelor of Elected Studies in Ethical Leadership RN to BSN Program MBA Program Master of Arts in Teaching Master of Education Master of Arts in Ethical Leadership Master of Science in Athletic Training
In accordance with the Department of Education regulation 668.164, under qualified conditions, students have the option to opt-out and have the charge for the Book Rental Program pro-rated. With the opt-out option, the student is responsible for directly procuring all qualified materials. To opt-out, a signed authorization is required prior to July 15 of the given year. To obtain an opt-out authorization form or for additional information, please visit the Financial Aid Office.
Copyright Infringement and File Sharing
Copyright is a form of legal protection provided by United States law (Title 17 U.S. Code) that protects an owner's right to control the reproduction, distribution, performance, display and transmission of a copyrighted work. The original creator/producer of the work is the copyright owner. Merely possessing the material (such as owning a book) does not give someone the ownership of the copyright.
Any activity that violates these protections, such as downloading, copying, reproducing, and/or sharing copyrighted works without the owner's explicit permission, is in violation of United State law and is not an acceptable use of the Thomas More College network or resources. For more information, please visit the Copyright Infringement and File Sharing resources online.
Thomas More College makes voter registration forms available to all matriculated students who attend classes on campus. For more information, please contact the Student Life Office or visit the website.
Alcohol and Drug Awareness
Thomas More College is substance-free because academic research and professional experience demonstrate the decision to abuse alcohol or use drugs has profoundly negative effects on a student’s collegiate career. For more information on drug and alcohol abuse facts, health risks, legal sanctions, Thomas More College policy, and resources for help, please click here.