I just interviewed for a position at this school. I came across this forum but now I’m hesitant about taking the position. Should I take it or is the school closing soon? Help!
Topics regarding layoffs at Art Institutes
Haven’t seen any post since last year and seeing more Ai commercials on tv. Couod Ai be on the uprise??
I've been told that Ai students are leaving in droves. Is anyone else experiencing massive withdrawals of students?
I know payday is usually on Friday, but my bank releases it early, and I didn't get paid today. Anyone else out there not get paid?
There have been rumors that the Atlanta system has been placed under a financial warning. Can anybody verify this?
Does anyone know what's going on with Ai San? I'm a student and i'm very concerned with my online classes. They're not doing anything for me. Is there any staff still left on campus. I feel completely out of the loop, especially with paying all of... — read more
As if teaching online isn’t a complete disaster already, especially for an art school, how does the school completely ignore student complaints? I keep relaying this information, but to no avail, everything is constantly ignored. How long do they... — read more
You cannot teach "Art" totally online only, can you? Oh wait, maybe if you have state-of-the-art software. Can't imagine this greedy place invested in that. How about Culinary. Let me cook online.... Tata, Art Institute. All grifters eventually... — read more
Went on campus during business hours, no one at the reception desk. Called the AIH phone number as well. Recording thanks you for calling the Arts Institute, swell, get the name right of your own damn school please. Connected to admissions, no... — read more
Only 4 people in admissions, handful of faculty, no president, no enrollment. Goodbye Ai!
Any news on the summer quarter? Online, on ground, or closed? Adjuncts that have been furloughed have no access to Ai emails. Any info would be appreciated.
So no more teachers on campus, everything transitioning online to Miami with 10 days notice. Can we at least get unemployment?.
Wondering if this current flu season, etc has effected your campus.
Anyone have success in receiving Back Pay for teaching AFTER March 2019. If so, did you go through Receiver or Dept of Labor
Does anyone know what the average operating budget is for the Admissions office?
I am a Miami Professor. Recently, I asked someone in the know, "WHO THE F— owns our school." I got the same response as everyone else says, "we are self governing - there's a board." It's very obvious to me that whomever owns the school is not... — read more
I got all my backpay from the state! Almost 80k
For any former DCEH employee like me who was skeptical their 2019 W2 would arrive in a timely manner, I received mine yesterday. I’m not giving them any credit for obeying the law and sending them before the end of January but wanted to extend hope... — read more
According to the original announcements...Education Principle Foundation bought us. “The foundation, unlike DCEH, is not a servicing organization," the Education Principle Foundation said in a news release. "The foundation will not be involved in... — read more
Our campus offices are almost empty now that most of the full time faculty are gone and they are laying off the support staff. No investment in the school since before EDMC put us up for sale. No budgets for buying anything new. Campus decor dated... — read more
Has anyone attended the meetings with the President to find out what direction Houston is supposed to go in since there is no faculty chairs, faculty coordinator, or registrar, and a new dean that's shared between Houston, Austin, and San Antonio?
Does anyone know how the W2s will work the abrupt transition between dream center and studio enterprise? Will we get a W2 from both?
Are there no local Program Chairs anymore? Are ALL schools under one program chair? Did the Faculty Coordinator jobs get s—ed up into this one? So many questions...
All 12th week meetings at Houston scheduled for Jan. 2 and Jan. 3 for the Jan. 6 start are "cancelled until further notice". Dean Eaton resigned suddenly 2 weeks ago after 19 years with Ai. Have any other campuses had their 12th Week Meetings... — read more
What’s honestly left? I left AI back in May and it’s sad that the schools are still struggling. What’s keep you all that are still left there?
I was a student at AILV, which had some moles from DCEH to run it into the ground. One in particular, Roger Hosn, is now in charge of the Miami campus. If anyone affected by the closure is planning to go to another AI campus, please be careful... — read more
ACICS finally did the right thing and pulled AiLV’s accreditation. From the report on the ACICS website the finding prove that the conman’s inner circle of sycophants could not hack the jobs and duties required of them. Hey TW next time don’t k–l... — read more
The faculty coordinator was let go at our campus. Was this true for all ai campuses?
https://www.artinstitutes.edu/las-vegas/about/faculty?fbclid=IwAR3x5SWFcCblE0KV9aboHCdLB_wYyeiKfkwQicdnPu8YQnIlk2PRcAtqSzI And how do I get it taken down??? False Advertising.
Does any of the current employees know how former employees access W2s? Will it be through the XMI website or through ADP?
Did the con artist come through? Did you guys in Vegas finally get paid?
respectfully request that you exercise your authority to extend the closed school discharge timeframe and take immediate action to discharge federal student loans for student borrowers who were enrolled at schools operated by Dream Center... — read more
Is there any full-time faculty left at any location? Are there any Deans remaining?
How can one be an instructor at a college without a degree??? Maybe NO ONE needs a degree??? 😂 🤣
More layoffs to come by end of September! Brace yourselves!
How are your current students handling the tuition increase? I'm nervous to see how this is going to affect our campus.
Our campus couldn't afford the rent for the first floor (we only had 3), so they closed it and now it's going to be a bank, So now we are only on the 2nd and 3rd floor of 6 story building with other companies underneath and above us. Good times.