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Can't fail students anymore

I used to teach there for 15 years (2001-2016) and the last 2-3 years things got out of control. They did not allow me to flunk students and demanded that I changed grades for certain of them. Once, I had an evaluator who came into my classroom and... read more
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I was enrolled with no GED

/ my counselor told me that while attending UOP I would be able to take the GED exam. It didn't happen that way.
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VA to end conflict of interest laws

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) intends to waive the application of applicable Federal regulations (see SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION) for all VA employees who receive any wages, salary, dividends, profits, gratuities, or services from, or own... read more
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UoPX at the top of the bottom for military veterans

According to VA's GI Bill Feedback System, University of Phoenix continues to have the most complaints. Only DeVry and Colorado Tech have a higher percentage of complaints. The spreadsheet can be downloaded here ("download data on all schools")... read more
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UoP degree not accepted when applying for a job

I'm reading the last few posts - one from an arguably worried UoP graduate and two from insiders. Here are my 2cents. I worked for UoP for 2 years and left. Ran away to be more precise. I now work for a large, Fortune 100 company in recruitment (you... read more
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Poor communication

So my campus is closing. Not a peep from Campus administration. When is this happening? Will I still teach? Did I just get laid off by email?
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Phoenix is at the top (of the bottom)

Of the 115,985 graduates from programs that failed the gainful employment test in the first year of reported data, 32,801 of those students—or 28%--came from programs housed within just three institutions: The University of Phoenix, ITT Technical... read more
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Blast from the Past

How many people go back this far?
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About campus closures

Campus closures or as UOP is currently calling it teach out never stay open as long as the proposed campus timeline. So staff at those locations never last more than a year. The offer to work from home makes no sense since you have to be near a... read more
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The Spin is On

The HR hired Social Media team or the damage control team or the reinvent the image team is fully operating to spin the campus closings
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Another fun week and it's just starting!

Last Friday we get the notification that they will be closing down/teaching out campuses and learning centers. Was that about 11 campuses and 15 learning centers? Then yesterday the 'powers that be' start cleaning house in VAland and admissions. A... read more
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Bizarre one on one with VP of Enrollment

I had a one on one with a VP of Enrollment. He sat with his legs tightly intertwined like a pretzel with his arms wrapped around his stomach. One hand was clutching his side and the other hand held a finger pressing tightly to his clenched mouth. His... read more
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The word is out:

In-Depth UOP Layoff Coverage by the Phoenix New TImes - they make references to our posts here: /
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Lay offs today

Well they are attacking the smallest but most profitiable department. They laid off the Director of Veterans Affairs. They laod off the Welcome Center manager for VA. This is hemorrhaging
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Washington DC, Virginia Beach VA,all Florida, all New Mexico, El Paso TX, all Michigan, Columbus GA, Augusta GA, all Colorado, Tucson, Utah, Chula Vista CA, Costa Mesa CA, Honolulu HI, Oakland CA, San Bernardino CA, Woodlands TX and although they say... read more
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Layoffs confirmed

Campus closures as well. I'm told not to announce it but my location closes around 3-4 years from now.
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Came on people!!!!!! Don't be down!!!!! Monday is JERSEY DAY
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Anybody else having a lousy day?

I'm getting ready to go into work, but my stomach is in knots. Today seems to be the definite D-day for layoff from what I have both heard and read here, and I am pretty sure this time it will not miss me. I remember a time when I used to like going... read more
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Friday 09/22

Got word last night that 500 to be laid off tomorrow,. Directors at campuses have been notified. Layoffs include District Vice Presidents among others. Also campus closure announcements should be tomorrow. Word received is all but five locations to... read more
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Come one, Come all, All are invited!! We are all inclusive; all are welcome under our Tent!! Welcome, welcome to the University of Phoenix, Our Fabulous Potemkin Village
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It's not just UoP

US higher education enrollment is down by 2.4 million from the peak of 2010-2011, and its going to get worse--much worse. Check out the numbers. /
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Cutting personnel will not save money in the long run

Broad cutting personal is not the way to save money. Losing talent and knowledge will only make the ship sink faster. Use the employees you have more effectively- cut from the top. The way to save money is to strategize and implement processes that... read more
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Next week

Campus teach outs are expected to be announced this week. Any intel on which ones?
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University of Phoenix degree is far from worthless

Whomever asserted the degree is worthless is just spewing sour grapes. That is pure nonsense. I have taught here for 30 years and been in admin for 25. All of my degrees (7) are from either traditional or hybrid schools. I have taught at both... read more
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Interesting week, right?!?

Well, fellow employees, This was a fun week. Quite a few great employees with a fantastic knowledge base of our processes and procedures were let go. Of course, those who were promoted via Murphy's law still are here. So the question I pose is this:... read more
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So happy

I am so happy that some of the people who ruined my former employer and alma mater are finally being shown the door. Sadly this isn't the end of it. My degree is worthless, I don't tell people where I got it. I also removed it from my resume. I'm in... read more
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