Consumer reviews and reports on scam companies, bad products and services
Excelsior College
Excelsior College Helen Bopp Another Soldier getting the shaft from EXCELSIOR College Internet, Internet
11th of Aug, 2011 by User454908
I am a student at Excelsior College in Albany New York and I have spent thousands of dollars pursuing my degree with Excelsior. I fully understand online college can be diffucult for distance learners. I feel that it can be even more diffucult for Military Service Members. This last example of what I have had to put up with is where I have to draw the line. I am within 24 credit hours of recieving my BA degree with Excelsior and I am inches away from quitting. I signed up for a basic algebra class, MAT 112 while I had a full course load with much more difficult classes. I had medical issues that took me out of the loop for several weeks. while not feeling well and completely under the weather and on Convalescent leave, I had to keep up with my 400 series classes no matter what. I fell behind in my basic algebra and was dropped from the course. No big deal right.. It was a major deal.. they put me on probation, took over 850.00 dollars from me and frome my tuition account with the military. I thought this was a big misunderstanding so I faxed all of my medical documentation that they asked for, with out a privacy act statement mind you, and they told me to wait. I waited approximately 1 week and recieved what I considered a highly sardonic email from "Helen Bopp Assistant Director, SLA Student Affairs". she stated and I quote "In your subsequent messages you indicate that you feel you are very proficient in Math. You may want to consider one of the CLEP or DANTES Math exams as a way to earn similar credit. Please check with your academic advisor to determine if this is an option for you". Did I miss something? Does Helen know that me and wife live on a fixed income and $850.00 is going to devaste my kids christmas.. I told Helen that I could finish the 13 week course in probably two weeks. The course was not even half over. I was completely taken aback and dumbfounded with the Colleges unwillingness to pursue a sense of decency. I was not trying to get out of anything, I truly was on convalescent leave.. I truly hope Helen's Actions do not reflect the college at large. I will be filing a complaint with the agency that accredits this college, and with the Military proper. I feel that this action is anti-Soldier, and I want it resolved as soon as possible.
Comments
2671 days ago by Crosbys
I am going through a similar issue with the same college. They are not wanting to distribute my financial aid money, they keep changing the refund amount, allowed me to accept a 4000.00 student loan, received a disclosure state from FAFSA about it, and it was NEVER distributed to me...what am I suppose to do? How did you report this college?? I would like to, because I feel this is fraud.

-sarah
2671 days ago by Crosbys
I actually just filed a complaint against them with the Better Business Bureau...you should do that too if you feel its necessary.

Post your Comment

Complaint Details


Get new code


 

Recently Updated Reports

1
109 days ago by Notagain5275
John Allen Stewart ( Signature Solutions ) ( Liquid Secrets Inc ) ( J&A Premier Capital Corp ) - Trade Scam Scheme : DO NOT SENT THIS GUY MONEY
John's personal and business operations will constantly be updated every 30 days and his...
2
163 days ago by FoolMeOnceShameOnYou
CableLink Solutions - Suncontracted us to do work & never paid
Wendy Reynolds reached out to us on behalf of the company owner who is trying to get things caught...
3
182 days ago by laphotographer
Michael Silberman - Michael Silberman DISTURBED SILBERMAN THREATENING &...
It's a shame that I can't find a way to delete my previous post. (above). In the...
4
204 days ago by FoolMeOnceShameOnYou
Expect Payment Solutions - Derek Garvin - Credit Card Processing Scam Artist
Where to even start. I'm a small business owner who had done business with Expect for about...
5
249 days ago by User445499
DO NOT DEAL WITH STEFAN SNYDERS/////Bitcoin.de - Scammer/LIAR
Hi CrookedlyBouquet Please provide the trade ID of the trade you are referring to, will take a...
7
265 days ago by 666invocation
Elizabeth C. Pellerin - SOCIOPATH
Lucifer's spawn, invoke me
8
268 days ago by Fuckmichaelscamese
Michael Salese - Michael Salese Getting ripped off by Mike Salese Bangor ,...
FUCK MICAHEL SALESE. I hope he gets burned alive!!! His children too!!
9
270 days ago by javierluna
ebay seller starpics4u - selling fake autographs to the consumers online
ebay seller starpics4u is an autograph forger. He doesn't always go out and get autographs...
10
272 days ago by CrookedlyBouquet
Stefan Snyders consultant at bitmex - this man is a fraud! he will rip you off!
NOT false information. You (Stefan Snyders) try and scam people out of Bitcoin on bitcoin.de...
     

User Registration

Already a ScamExposure.com member? Log in now.
Username
E-mail address
Password
 
Get new code

User Registration

A confirmation email was sent to "".
To confirm your account, please click the link in the message.

If you don't see the email in your Inbox, please check your Spam box.

User Login

Not a member of ScamExposure.com? Register now.
E-mail address
Password
Forgot your password?
E-mail address
Back
Loading, please wait...
Your password has been sent to the specified email address. Log in