Are all the Art Institutes Not-for-Profit now?
Topics regarding layoffs at Art Institutes
Recently found out that the top administration at AILV have been getting paid the whole time staff hasn't. So, almost 4 months??? Factual and provable. I can't believe how these a-holes have treated staff and student's. These will be the same folks... — read more
Hardly any cars in the parking lot or students in class today. Think this is the beginning of the end.....
https://markets.businessinsider.com/news/stocks/the-art-institutes-selects-bastrop-as-new-central-texas-location-1028432472 "This proposed move will not only offer a change in location, but also a change in pathway for The Art Institutes, one... — read more
How are they maintaining accreditation with these "instructors" ? Can anyone just step in and be called faculty now? No experience, no knowledge , and no master's... Ruining the institution of college.
says all campuses will be closed by September https://gritdaily.com/the-art-institutes-fraud-closures-and-the-growing-issues-of-for-profit-colleges/
What kind of severance payment will be given to the employees if a decision to close some campuses is made. Do we know if they even have plans to pay anything - I am assuming it should be at least a couple of weeks of pay but not sure - please share... — read more
How's the Ai in San Antonio doing? Asking for a friend...
These subprime schools are like flies on sh*t. I'm trying to get attention about Russian and Chinese meddling in US politics and people are concerned about a small Dream Center matter with the impotent Higher Learning Commission?... — read more
UPDATE MARCH 8 2:35 P.M.: The Art Institute of Las Vegas professor William Turbay says the Department of Education confirmed today that the Las Vegas location is staying open. Students from other closing Art Institutes are already enrolling to the... — read more
Can anyone tell us what's going on at the following campuses? Miami International University of Art & Design (Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges) The Art Institute of Atlanta (Southern Association of Colleges... — read more
If you have not been paid in Nevada you can file a claim with www.labor.nv.gov. I heard that if you do not file a claim and everything goes into bankruptcy that you may not be able to file. Instructors file before May 31st deadline. Also you can... — read more
Why else are they gone?
Miami International University of Art & Design (Southern Association of Colleges Colleges) The Art Institute of Atlanta (Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges) The Art Institute of Austin (Southern Association of... — read more
Any word on the remains Art Institutes? Or the Recievership?
Just received a message that the labor board cannot help due to the receivership and if you choose to work it is basically at your own risk. If the bankruptcy happens, you have to file and try to get paid by the courts.
Absolutely not. All the money you’ve earned is your property. If your employer refuses to pay you what you’ve earned, you have every right to sue them for those unpaid wages. https://wageadvocates.com/faq/can-i-sue-my-employer-for-not-paying-me/ — read more
I don't know about other campuses, but usually we're starting getting a bead on enrollment in the fall about this time. It's looking like a complete and total disaster, the word is out about the sorry state of things.
I want this school to succeed. I'm showing up. — read more
Critics of for-profit institutions and nonprofit conversions by some for-profits said they were concerned about the ownership changes for the Art Institutes and its sister universities. “It looks highly questionable,” said Robert Shireman, a senior... — read more
Our campus has been pretty quiet the last few months but noticed the digital resources are changing. New HR website and payroll. I assume this is just the start of an IT separation the court ordered with EPF / Studio and DCEH. The DCEH receiver has... — read more
We are nonprofit and SACs accredited. Our campus numbers leveled off after year of drops. So much BS that students went to competitors. We did get bunch transfer students. People are feeling upbeat, but it could all fall apart if investment does not... — read more
University Partners with Studio Enterprise and Mana Contemporary to Build New Home for Miami Students Who Will Power the Creative Economy... — read more
There was a faculty meeting where it was announced that all ebooks are discontinued. All online classes are discontinued. The focus will be on celebrity partnerships.
Can get this page going again for just Ai people.
Is there anyone here that knows what's happening at Ai-Virginia Beach? A reporter at the Virginia Pilot may be interested in a story.
If not for AiO, AiP would have closed when they sold the building. Most full-time faculty at AiP were let go years ago. For those who have been with Ai for a while, AiP Online Division was “Ai Online” originally, no reason it cannot go back to it... — read more
Art institutes under receivership are no longer admitting new students. New students are not being accepted at AiP and AiPOD (aka AiO). Source: the 1/24 3 pm AiO meeting with Monday. — read more
Re-posted from DCEH board: I was on this call this morning, was debating as to how I can leak this info without making my position to obvious to our boys upstairs, and it's already on the board! I'll provide what ever extra I can though. The bullet... — read more
All Art Insitute of Atlanta full time faculty got laid off. Their insursance benefits are gone by Friday.
Highly unlikely that AiP will come out of warning. Middle States is pissed that Ai lied to them about the ACICS schools looking at WASC as well as Middle States. It's a trust issue. Middle States never trusted DCEH even from when they tried to buy... — read more
I’m an employee at an AI in California and the postings about school closures are true. Back in January, our SDOA explained to us that July is crucial for us. We want to be standing with flying colors so DCEH can look towards us. SDOA saying this day... — read more
This is from a March 2017 article, Ai was never of interest to Dream Center, “Ai will probably involve the most change” but no productive changes happened: Schools that will retain their independent boards of trustees, staff and faculty as they... — read more
400 students at Art Institute of Portland. They do represent the Artsy environment of the Pearl District, and won't just disappear meekly into the sunset. These students are accustomed to interactive teaching, and won't be converted to online... — read more