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State Authorization for Online Students

Colleges and universities are required to comply with the distance education laws of each individual state. If you are an out-of-state student seeking to enroll in an online program, select your state name from the drop-down menu, below, to verify the university status with your state.

Alabama

Siena Heights University is not yet registered, exempt or authorized by the State of Alabama to offer our distance learning programs to students that are residents of Alabama.

Alaska

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Alaska. The University’s Distance Learning Programs on-line or distance delivered programs have been determined to meet the criteria for exemption from the authorization provisions of AS 14.48 per regulation 20 AAC 17.015 (a) (8).

Arizona

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Arizona to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of Arizona does not restrict out-of-state universities.

Arkansas

Siena Heights University is not yet registered, exempt or authorized by the State of Arkansas to offer our distance learning programs to students that are residents of Arkansas.

California

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from California to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of California does not restrict out-of-state universities.

Colorado

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Colorado to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of Colorado does not restrict out-of-state universities.

Connecticut

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Connecticut to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of Connecticut does not restrict out-of-state universities.

Delaware

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Delaware to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of Delaware does not restrict out-of-state universities.

Florida

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Florida to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of Florida does not restrict out-of-state universities.

Georgia

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Georgia to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of Georgia does not restrict out-of-state universities.

Hawaii

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Hawaii to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of Hawaii does not restrict out-of-state universities.

Idaho

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Idaho to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of Idaho does not restrict out-of-state universities.

Illinois

Siena Heights is pleased to welcome online students from Illinois. Siena Heights University meets the description of an Institution with Limited Physical Presence in Illinois as defined under 23 Illinois Administrative Code Section 1030.10. The Illinois Board of Higher Education (IBHE) grants continuous approval until such time that any one of conditions change.

Indiana

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Indiana. Siena Heights University has been granted status by The Indiana Board for Proprietary Education as an out-of-state institution with no physical presence in Indiana authorized to enroll and offer online instruction or distance education to Indiana residents delivered from a campus in another state in accordance with Indiana Administrative Code IC 21–18.5-6-12.

International

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online international students to participate in our distance learning programs.

Iowa

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Iowa to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of Iowa does not restrict out-of-state universities.

Kansas

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Kansas to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of Kansas does not restrict out-of-state universities.

Kentucky

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Kentucky to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of Kentucky does not restrict out-of-state universities.

Louisiana

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Louisiana to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of Louisiana does not restrict out-of-state universities.

Maine

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Maine. Programs and courses delivered via distance education qualify for the exemption from Maine law, Title 20-A, Maine Revised Statutes, Chapter 409, and from the Department of Education Rule, Chapter 149, Procedures For Obtaining Authorization For Institutions Of Higher Education To Confer Academic Degrees Or To Offer Degree Courses/Programs In The State of Maine.

Maryland

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Maryland. Siena Heights University has been determined to be in compliance with the requirements of the Education Article, Title 11, Subtitle 2, Annotated Code of Maryland and COMAR 13B.05.01. The University is now registered with the Maryland Higher Education Commission to enroll Maryland students in Siena’s Distance Learning Programs.

Massachusetts

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Massachusetts to participate in our distance learning programs as the Commonwealth of Massachusetts does not restrict out-of-state universities.

Michigan

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Michigan, as the university has been authorized by the State to offer distance education programs to students who are residents of Michigan.

Minnesota

Siena Heights University is not yet registered, exempt or authorized by the State of Minnesota to offer our distance learning programs to students that are residents of Minnesota.

Mississippi

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Mississippi to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of Mississippi does not restrict out-of-state universities.

Missouri

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Missouri to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of Missouri does not restrict out-of-state universities.

Montana

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Montana. The university has been authorized by the Montana University System to offer distance education programs to students that are residents of Montana.

Nebraska

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Nebraska to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of Nebraska does not restrict out-of-state universities.

Nevada

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Nevada to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of Nevada does not restrict out-of-state universities.

New Hampshire

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from New Hampshire to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of New Hampshire does not restrict out-of-state universities.

New Jersey

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from New Jersey to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of New Jersey does not restrict out-of-state universities.

New Mexico

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from New Mexico to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of New Mexico does not restrict out-of-state universities.

New York

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from New York to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of New York does not restrict out-of-state universities.

North Carolina

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from North Carolina to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of North Carolina does not restrict out-of-state universities.

North Dakota

Siena Heights University is not yet registered, exempt or authorized by the State of North Dakota to offer our distance learning programs to students that are residents of North Dakota.

Ohio

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Ohio to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of Ohio does not restrict out-of-state universities.

Oklahoma

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Oklahoma to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of Oklahoma does not restrict out-of-state universities.

Oregon

Siena Heights University is not yet registered, exempt or authorized by the State of Oregon to offer our distance learning programs to students that are residents of Oregon.

Pennsylvania

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Pennsylvania. Siena Heights University has registered in Pennsylvania as an out-of-state distance education provider to enroll residents of Pennsylvania in the following distance education programs: Applied Science Business Administration Professional Communication Multidisciplinary Studies

Rhode Island

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Rhode Island to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of Rhode Island does not restrict out-of-state universities.

South Carolina

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from South Carolina to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of South Carolina does not restrict out-of-state universities.

South Dakota

Siena Heights University is not yet registered, exempt or authorized by the State of South Dakota to offer our distance learning programs to students that are residents of South Dakota.

Tennessee

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Tennessee to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of Tennessee does not restrict out-of-state universities.

Texas

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Texas to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of Texas does not restrict out-of-state universities.

Utah

Siena Heights University is not yet registered, exempt or authorized by the State of Utah to offer our distance learning programs to students that are residents of Utah.

Vermont

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Vermont to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of Vermont does not restrict out-of-state universities.

Virginia

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Virginia to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of Virginia does not restrict out-of-state universities.

Washington

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Washington to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of Washington does not restrict out-of-state universities.

West Virginia

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from West Virginia to participate in our distance learning programs as the State of West Virginia does not restrict out-of-state universities.

Wisconsin

Siena Heights University is pleased to welcome online students from Wisconsin, as the university has been authorized by the State to offer distance education programs to students that are residents of Wisconsin.

Wyoming

Siena Heights University is not yet registered, exempt or authorized by the State of Wyoming to offer our distance learning programs to students that are residents of Wyoming.

Thinking of Moving?
As an online student, you will be responsible for checking state authorizations before you relocate to another state. Relocation to a state in which your program is not authorized could result in loss of transferability of your program credits. Contact SHU Regulation/Enrollment Specialist Joyce Miller in the Online Learning Programs Office for more information and assistance at jmiller7@sienaheights.edu.

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