Los Angeles Film School is not yet approved to be registered with the Maryland Higher Education Commission, however Los Angeles Film School has submitted an Initial Application for Out of State Online Education Registration with the Maryland Higher Education Commission which is pending adjudication.

Any student who is a Maryland resident and is enrolled in a Los Angeles Film School Online program should take note of the institution’s complaint processing procedures.

In the event of a concern, grievance or complaint that is not satisfactorily addressed in a meeting with the appropriate staff/faculty member, a student may acquire a complaint form from the Student Advising Department, 6353 Sunset Blvd, 1st Floor, Hollywood, CA 90028 or advising@lafilm.edu and submit in writing the concern to the Director of Education Administration, 6353 Sunset Blvd, Hollywood, CA 90028. The Director of Education Administration will serve as an impartial representative of the institution who is not directly involved in the area of the complaint, however if the Director of Education Administration must be recused due to involvement in the area of the complaint, another institution staff member shall be assigned for assurance of the involvement of a person who will serve as an impartial representative of the institution but not directly involved in the area of the complaint. The Director will review each complaint with all appropriate staff members and provide a written response to the student within 15 days of receiving the grievance.

Schools accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges must have a procedure and operational plan for handling student complaints. If a student does not feel that the institution has adequately addressed a complaint or concern, the student may consider contacting the Accrediting Commission. All complaints reviewed by the Commission must be in written form and should grant permission for the Commission to forward a copy of the complaint to the institution for a response. This can be accomplished by filing the ACCSC Complaint Form. The complainant(s) will be kept informed as to the status of the complaint as well as the final resolution by the Commission. Please direct all inquiries to: Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges 2101 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 302 Arlington, VA 22201 (703) 247-4212 www.accsc.org.

A copy of the ACCSC Complaint Form is available at the institution and may be obtained by contacting Yacine Ndao, yndao@lafilm.edu or 323-960-3860 or online at www.accsc.org.

Any questions a student may have regarding this catalog that have not been satisfactorily answered by the institution may be directed to the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education at 2535 Capitol Oaks Drive, Suite 400, Sacramento, CA 95833 or P.O. Box 980818, West Sacramento, CA 95798-0818, www.bppe.ca.gov, (888) 370-7589 or by fax (916) 263-1897.

A student or any member of the public may file a complaint about this institution with the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education by calling (888) 370-7589 or by completing a complaint form, which can be obtained on the bureau’s internet web site

Maryland Residents
This institution is subject to investigation of complaints by the Office of the Attorney General or the Maryland Higher Education Commission. Complaints should be directed to:

Maryland Attorney General
Consumer Protection Division
200 St. Paul St.
Baltimore, MD 21202
410-528-8662/888/743/0823 (toll free)