This portal provides access to required consumer information. Each section lists specific links to where the additional information is available. Moreover, our school can provide a paper copy of the information on request.

General and Academic Information

This section provides information about the Institute's official policies, academic program information, student services, and accreditation.

Accreditation and Licensing Information
Academic Programs
Faculty Information
Diversity of Student Body
FERPA Rights
Withdrawal from the Institute Policy
Refund Policies
Return of Financial Aid Funds
Student Disability Services
Course Schedule Information
Textbook Information (Prices and Saving Programs)
Admissions Policy - Transfer Credit
Copyright and Peer to Peer File Sharing (MyCIIS Login Required)


The Institute is committed to providing accurate information to all applicants and students. Any false, erroneous or misleading statements regarding our educational programs, the nature of our financial charges or employability of our graduates have serious consequences in the form of fines, limitations, suspension or termination of Title IV programs. Please contact the president of the Institute if an alleged violation occurs.

Student Complaint Processes

An individual may contact the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education for review of a complaint. The bureau may be contacted at:

Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education
P.O. Box 980818
West Sacramento, CA  95798-0818

Phone: 916.431.6959
Phone: 888.370.7589
Fax: 916.263.1895

Student Financial Assistance

This section provides information about Financial Aid. For more information about Financial Aid, contact (415) 575-6122 or

Tuition and Fees
Available Financial Aid
Available Scholarships
Apply for Financial Aid
Financial Aid Polices
Financial Aid Code of Conduct

Health and Safety

This section provides information safety policies and emergency procedures. For more information contact Student Affairs at (415) 575-6171.

Campus Safety (Clery Act) and Annual Security Report
Emergency Response and Evacuation Procedures

Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention

Student Drug and Alcohol Abuse Policy - Page 20-21
Employee Drug and Alcohol Abuse Policy - Page 33 Staff HR Handbook (my CIIS login required)

Registered Sex Offender Information

To obtain information about sex offenders in the area, you can search using the following websites:

Sexual Misconduct Policy

Click Here for CIIS' Sexual Misconduct Policy

Vaccination Policies

CIIS does not require its students to be vaccinated. However, we do encourage them to take responsibility for their wellness and to avail themselves of the information provided by the San Francisco Department of Health regarding immunizations and other services, some of which are available for free or at a low cost. Please visit the Communicable Disease Control and Prevention website. For information about the health insurance CIIS offers its students contact the Dean of Students Office at (415) 575-6157.

Student Outcomes

This section provides information about our alumni. Learn more about CIIS Alumni and benefits

Voter Registration

For the City and County of San Francisco:

City and County of San Francisco Registration Office

Department of Elections
1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place, Room 48
San Francisco, CA 94102-4634

Other places you can register to vote:
Public libraries
Department of Motor Vehicles

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