School Policies

Privacy Policy

Arthur Gary School of Real Estate is committed to protecting student privacy. This privacy policy outlines our intended use for your personal information. By using this website, you understand and agree to the terms of this policy.

Collection of Personal Information

When you register for our courses online or over the phone, we will collect and store personal information including, but not limited to, your name, mailing address, phone number, state license number, and/or email address. We collect this personal information in order to provide certification for you and to process your order.

Use of Your Personal Information

We use your personal information to communicate with you. By providing us your phone number and/or email address, you consent to communication from the Arthur Gary School of Real Estate in the form of a phone call or an email. You can opt out of this service at any time.

Sharing Your Personal Information

The Arthur Gary School of Real Estate will never sell or share your personal information with any outside parties.

Attendance Policy

Continuing Education Attendance Policy

Classes will begin promptly at the scheduled start time. Check in will begin 15 minutes prior to the start time. Those not marked on the check in list will not receive an education affidavit. Attendees who are late, take extended breaks, or leave early may not be eligible to receive an affidavit depending on the state commission rules. Check with the office or your instructor during a planned break if you have questions about this policy.

Qualifying Education Attendance Policy

Classes will begin promptly at the time scheduled start time. Check in will begin 30 minutes prior to the designated start time of the first class and materials will be distributed during that time. Being late or leaving early for any class will be recorded and will affect your participation grade. Should the accumulated missed time exceed 10% of total class hours, a grade of INCOMPLETE will be given. In this event speak with your instructor or the office about making up your missed time. Should the accumulated missed time exceed 30% of total class hours, you will be required to withdraw from the class and reenroll in an upcoming course for a discounted rate.

Cancellation Policy

School Cancellation Policy:

The Arthur Gary School of Real Estate reserves the right to cancel class due to hazardous weather conditions and illness of the instructor. The School will post a cancellation notice on local news channels, the front page of the website, and attempt to give as much notice as possible to all registered students via email and will make certain the facility where the event is held is aware of the cancellation in order to inform those who arrive that did not pre-register. Pre-paid students will have the option of taking another class or receiving a full refund.

Qualifying education students will be notified of a make-up date and location within a reasonable time.

Refund Policy

Refund Policy for Live Continuing Education Courses including Designations and Certifications

You will receive a full refund if you cancel no less than 48 hours prior to the start of the first class. A credit for another course will be issued if you cancel within 48 hours to the start of the class. There will be no refund or credit if you do not show or call on the day of the class. All credits must be used within six (6) months from your original registration or be forfeited.

Refund Policy For Print-Based Continuing Education Courses

You may return home study Continuing Education Courses in re-sellable condition for credit toward another print-based course of equal price. This exchange must occur prior to the six month anniversary of having purchased this course. There will be no monetary refunds

Refund Policy for Real Estate and Appraisal Licensing Courses and Home Inspection Course

A refund is available if cancellation happens more than 5 days prior to the start of class. There will be an administration fee of $50.00 for any class cancellation. If cancellation happens within five days prior to class, credit for a future course will be. No credit or refund will be given if you cancel the day the course begins or thereafter. Course fees are non-transferable. All credits must be used within six (6) months of the original registration or be forfeited.

Transfer Policy

Transfer Policy:

Transfers for continuing education and live qualifying education are free and can happen any time before the scheduled course. If a transfer is requested from a live qualifying education course to a home qualifying education course and the course has not begun then it is free, otherwise it would be a $50 transfer fee and the live course materials must be returned before the home course materials can be issued. If a transfer is requested from a home qualifying education course to a live qualifying education course and no work has been completed there will be a $50 transfer fee and the home course materials must be returned before the live class begins. If a transfer is requested from a home qualifying education course to a live qualifying education course and work has been completed there will be a $50 transfer fee plus $30 per each completed module and the home course materials must be returned before the live class begins.

Classroom Policy

Classroom Prohibitions:

Smoking or eating is not permitted in any of our classes. Appropriate beverages are acceptable. In order to promote free discussion among the class participants, recording devices are not allowed in any of our classes. All internet connected and communication devices shall be silenced or turned off during class. Certain exceptions can be made by the instructor on an emergency basis.

Disruptive Behavior: Instructors may request any person to leave a classroom if, in the sole discretion of the Instructor, the person is being disruptive of a positive learning environment. Students should be aware that if class time is missed due to tardiness, disruptive behavior or expulsion from class, credit will not be earned for the class.

Special Accommodations:

Requests for special accommodations should be made, in writing, to the Director of the Arthur Gary School of Real Estate and should include the accommodation that is requested. (i.e. someone to read the test questions, extra time on tests, etc.)

Copyright

All rights to materials used in class are reserved to the ARTHUR GARY SCHOOL OF REAL ESTATE. No part thereof may be reproduced in any form without prior written permission from the school. No persons other than the instructors of the school are permitted to use these materials for instructional purposes unless with prior permission of the Arthur Gary School of Real Estate.