Know The Rules
Rules and Substantive Policy Statement for Surety Bonds
Current Arizona Statutes Governing the Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education
Student Records
Financial Information and Records Requests
General Information for Students
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Licensing and Renewals
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Board Meeting
Board Meetings
Upcoming Board Meetings
Student Records and Transcripts

List of school transcripts and details on how to order them. 

Board Meeting
Upcoming Meetings

Board meeting dates, agendas, and minutes.


Information related to licensing private postsecondary schools in Arizona. 

Complaint Information

Information regarding student and non-student complaints related to licensed institutions. 


Office Space

December 1, 2022 AZPPSE Office Update

The staff of the Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education primarily works remotely.  Each staff member has full access to systems that will allow all work to be completed without


Active Schools and Programs


Be Careful of Student Loan Scammers!

Important Announcement - Watch out for companies that offer to help you get your student loan debt forgiven! Please see the following announcement from the Federal Trade Commission.



NASASPS Conference - Spring 2023 Call for Proposals (for licensed institutions)

The National Association of State Administrators and Supervisors of Private Schools (NASASPS) invites you to submit a proposal to present at its 2023 Annual Conference, to be held April 20 - May 3, in


US DOE Student Debt Relief Information

Important Information from the United States Department of Education regarding student loan debt relief.

Agency Mission

To protect the health, safety and welfare of Arizona citizens by regulating private postsecondary educational institutions and providing services to their students.


Agency Goals

To ensure legal operations, ethical practices and quality education in the private postsecondary sector.

  • Maintain effective and efficient regulation of the private postsecondary educational institutions.
  • To assist those injured by private postsecondary educational institutions.
  • To collect or secure monies sufficient to provide for student financial restitution.  To provide financial restitution, in a timely manner, to students financially injured as a result of a school closure
  • To provide student educational records in a timely manner.

Upcoming Meetings

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Pursuant to A.R.S. § 38-431.02(A)(1)(a), the Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education states (“State Board”) that all notices of all meetings and committee meetings of the State Board will be posted at the office of the State Board, 1740 West Adams Street, Suite 3008, Phoenix, AZ 85007. The Board Office Service Window is open to the public Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. except for legal holidays. The Agenda for all of the meetings will be posted on the State Board’s website: indicating the time and location of the meetings.