Skip to main content

FAQs & Business Justification Letter

Do you provide the required documents needed to obtain a travel visa to participants enrolled in the program?

Yes. Upon enrollment and full payment, we will provide you with the required documents needed to obtain a visa to enter the United States to attend the program.

Do I need to obtain a travel visa to enter the United States in order to attend this program?

Please consult with your local U.S. Embassy or Consulate in order to determine if you need a visa to enter the United States to attend this program.

If registration is closed or full, can I be placed on a waitlist?

Yes. To be placed on a waitlist to attend the program, please send a request to Compliance@law.upenn.edu.

How do I register for the program?

We anticipate registration for this program will open in the fall of 2021.

What is the withdrawal and refund policy for this program?

Refund requests for withdrawal must be submitted by email at least 60 days before the program start date to receive a full refund. Requests are subject to a 30% fee if the request is made within 59 days of the program start. Withdrawal requests received after the program start date are not eligible for a refund.

What is the refund policy if the program is cancelled?

In the event that a program is cancelled by the University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School, all paid registration fees would be reimbursed. The Law School is not responsible for non-refundable travel arrangements or other planning expenses incurred.

What is included in the program fee?

The program fee includes all books and course materials, as well as a number of breaks and special meals during the program.

Does the program fee include housing?

No. The program fee does not include lodging during the program. The Law School has contracted with two nearby hotels to provide participants a special discounted rate. Please visit the program’s webpage for more information.

Can you provide an invoice and/or other documents for my employer to cover the program fee?

Yes. To request an invoice or other documentation, please contact Compliance@law.upenn.edu. Additionally, a downloadable business justification letter can be found on this page.

Can the payment deadline be extended?

Possibly. The deadline can be extended on a case-by-case basis. To request an extension, please contact Compliance@law.upenn.edu.

What forms of payment does Penn Law accept?

The program fee can be paid by credit card through the registration portal (CVENT). Payment can also be submitted via a wire transfer (bank transfer). Penn Law does not accept cash as a form of payment. To request specific instructions on how to wire transfer funds, or to request to submit another form of payment not mentioned above, please contact Compliance@law.upenn.edu.

Does the Law School offer financial aid to participants to attend executive education programs?

Yes. A limited amount of financial assistance is available to qualified applicants. To request more information on the qualifications and availability of financial aid, please contact Compliance@law.upenn.edu.

Does the Law School offer a discount to professionals working in the public sector?

Yes. Professionals working for a government or non-profit agency are qualified to receive a discount on the program fee.

Will Regulatory Compliance be offered in 2022 given the COVID-19 pandemic?

We anticipate offering this executive education program in late spring or early summer of 2022. Registration for the program will open once dates are confirmed.

If you have any additional questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact Compliance@law.upenn.edu.

What is the Law School doing to monitor COVID-19?

We are in constant contact with the Provost’s Office and health authorities at University of Pennsylvania to continually gauge the situation. If you wish to monitor the situation and information directly from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, City of Philadelphia, or the University of Pennsylvania, you can do so here:

Are CLE credits available for attending this program?

Yes CLE credits are available. If you have questions regarding CLE credits, please contact us at cle@law.upenn.edu.

Can you provide assistance in justifying my attendance in the program for my supervisor?

Yes. Please find a downloadable business justification letter here. If you should need a form completed, or additional documentation, please send a request to Compliance@law.upenn.edu.

FAQ topic: Business Justification Letter

Can you provide assistance in justifying my attendance in the program for my supervisor?

Yes. Please find a downloadable business justification letter here. If you should need a form completed, or additional documentation, please send a request to Compliance@law.upenn.edu.

FAQ topic: Continuing Legal Education Credits CLE

Are CLE credits available for attending this program?

Yes CLE credits are available. If you have questions regarding CLE credits, please contact us at cle@law.upenn.edu.

FAQ topic: COVID-19 Update

What is the Law School doing to monitor COVID-19?

We are in constant contact with the Provost’s Office and health authorities at University of Pennsylvania to continually gauge the situation. If you wish to monitor the situation and information directly from the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, City of Philadelphia, or the University of Pennsylvania, you can do so here:

Will Regulatory Compliance be offered in 2022 given the COVID-19 pandemic?

We anticipate offering this executive education program in late spring or early summer of 2022. Registration for the program will open once dates are confirmed.

If you have any additional questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact Compliance@law.upenn.edu.

FAQ topic: Financial Assistance

Does the Law School offer a discount to professionals working in the public sector?

Yes. Professionals working for a government or non-profit agency are qualified to receive a discount on the program fee.

Does the Law School offer financial aid to participants to attend executive education programs?

Yes. A limited amount of financial assistance is available to qualified applicants. To request more information on the qualifications and availability of financial aid, please contact Compliance@law.upenn.edu.

FAQ topic: Program Fees, Refunds, & Cancellation

Can the payment deadline be extended?

Possibly. The deadline can be extended on a case-by-case basis. To request an extension, please contact Compliance@law.upenn.edu.

Can you provide an invoice and/or other documents for my employer to cover the program fee?

Yes. To request an invoice or other documentation, please contact Compliance@law.upenn.edu. Additionally, a downloadable business justification letter can be found on this page.

Does the program fee include housing?

No. The program fee does not include lodging during the program. The Law School has contracted with two nearby hotels to provide participants a special discounted rate. Please visit the program’s webpage for more information.

What forms of payment does Penn Law accept?

The program fee can be paid by credit card through the registration portal (CVENT). Payment can also be submitted via a wire transfer (bank transfer). Penn Law does not accept cash as a form of payment. To request specific instructions on how to wire transfer funds, or to request to submit another form of payment not mentioned above, please contact Compliance@law.upenn.edu.

What is included in the program fee?

The program fee includes all books and course materials, as well as a number of breaks and special meals during the program.

What is the refund policy if the program is cancelled?

In the event that a program is cancelled by the University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School, all paid registration fees would be reimbursed. The Law School is not responsible for non-refundable travel arrangements or other planning expenses incurred.

What is the withdrawal and refund policy for this program?

Refund requests for withdrawal must be submitted by email at least 60 days before the program start date to receive a full refund. Requests are subject to a 30% fee if the request is made within 59 days of the program start. Withdrawal requests received after the program start date are not eligible for a refund.

FAQ topic: Registration

How do I register for the program?

We anticipate registration for this program will open in the fall of 2021.

If registration is closed or full, can I be placed on a waitlist?

Yes. To be placed on a waitlist to attend the program, please send a request to Compliance@law.upenn.edu.

FAQ topic: Travel Visas

Do I need to obtain a travel visa to enter the United States in order to attend this program?

Please consult with your local U.S. Embassy or Consulate in order to determine if you need a visa to enter the United States to attend this program.

Do you provide the required documents needed to obtain a travel visa to participants enrolled in the program?

Yes. Upon enrollment and full payment, we will provide you with the required documents needed to obtain a visa to enter the United States to attend the program.