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Company Information

Who is Bridgepoint Education?

Bridgepoint Education, Inc. (NYSE:BPI) improves the way individuals learn. By harnessing creativity, knowledge and proprietary technologies, such as Constellation and Waypoint Outcomes, Bridgepoint Education has re-engineered the modern student experience with innovative solutions that advance learning. Its academic institutions - Ashford University and University of the Rockies - embody the contemporary college experience. Ashford University offers associate's, bachelor's and master's degree programs while University of the Rockies offers master's and doctoral degree programs.

What is Bridgepoint Education's history?

In January 2004, our principal investor, Warburg Pincus, and our CEO and President, Andrew Clark, as well as several other members of our current executive management team, launched Bridgepoint Education, Inc. to establish a differentiated postsecondary education provider. They developed a business plan to provide individuals previously discouraged from pursuing an education due to cost, the inability to transfer credits or difficulty in completing an education while meeting personal and professional commitments, the opportunity to pursue a quality education from a trusted institution. The business plan incorporated our management team's experience with other online and campus-based postsecondary providers and sought to employ processes and technologies that would enhance both the quality of the offering and the efficiency with which it could be delivered. As the foundation for this plan, we sought out opportunities to acquire a traditional university with a history of providing quality education to its students and with a rich heritage of student community.

Bridgepoint Education’s initial public stock offering was April 15, 2009 at a share price of $10.50 per share.

Where is Bridgepoint Education headquartered?

Bridgepoint Education
8620 Spectrum Center Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92123

How many employees does Bridgepoint Education have?

Bridgepoint Education started with a small staff and is now a team of more than over 2,300 employees (as of December 2017) residing in California, Arizona, Iowa, and Colorado.

What are the Academic Institutions?

ASHFORD UNIVERSITY – Ashford University is defining the modern college experience by combining the heritage of a traditional campus with the flexibility and effectiveness of online learning. The University provides a vibrant learning community where high quality programs and leading-edge technology create a dynamic, immersive and stimulating learning experience. The University offers practical and progressive associate’s, bachelor’s and master’s degree programs online.

UNIVERSITY OF THE ROCKIES – University of the Rockies is an advanced graduate institution for tomorrow’s thought leaders. The University provides an intimate and dynamic learning environment, offering highly specialized master’s and doctoral degree programs in the social and behavioral sciences, access to industry experts, campus clinical programs for practical experience, and research and publishing opportunities. UoR is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association ( Small by design, UoR classes are presented in a progressive online format and at its Denver, Colorado campus.

When does Bridgepoint Education announce enrollment figures?

As of December 31, 2017, total student enrollment was 40,730.

What community programs is Bridgepoint Education involved in?

Bridgepoint Education is dedicated to supporting youth, education and the military in our community. BPI sponsors a Teacher Scholarship Program and Teacher Appreciation Night, as well as the Salute to Teachers program that recognizes our country’s finest educators. The company has also given back to the community through donations to organizations such as Big Brothers & Big Sisters, Freedom Station and Junior Achievement.

Stock and Shareholder Information

What is Bridgepoint Education's stock symbol?

The Company's common stock trades under the stock symbol BPI.

On what stock exchange is Bridgepoint Education listed?

The Company's shares are listed on the New York Stock Exchange.

What is the CUSIP number for Bridgepoint Education’s shares?

The CUSIP number is 10807M105.

How many common shares of Bridgepoint Education are outstanding?

For the quarter ended December 31, 2017, the number of common shares outstanding was approximately 27,100,000.

How can I buy or sell Bridgepoint Education common stock?

The Company's common stock can be purchased or sold through any accredited stock brokerage or discount brokerage firm.

Does Bridgepoint Education offer a direct share purchase plan?

The Company does not offer a direct share purchase plan.

Does Bridgepoint Education issue dividends or have a DRIP program?

The Company does not issue dividends or have a DRIP program at this time.

Financial Information

When is Bridgepoint Education's fiscal year-end?

The fiscal year-end is on December 31.

When does Bridgepoint Education release earnings information?

Information regarding the timing of quarterly earnings releases and webcasts is available in the Event Calendar in the Investor Relations section of the corporate website ( as well as detailed in specific press releases available in the Media Room of the corporate website.

Who is Bridgepoint Education's independent registered public accounting firm?

Deloitte & Touche LLP.

How can I access SEC documents, such as a Form 10-K or 10-Q?

SEC documents can be accessed in the Investor Relations section of the corporate website ( under "SEC filings" or at

How can I download and view the annual reports and proxy statements online?

You can download the annual reports and proxy statements here or by accessing the Investor Relations section of the corporate website (

Shareholder Information

Who is Bridgepoint Education's transfer agent and how does a registered shareholder contact the agent regarding account information?

The transfer agent for the common stock is EQ Shareowner Services:


Telephone: 800.468.9716
Fax: 651. 552.6942


EQ Shareowner Services
PO Box 64874
St Paul, Minnesota 55164-0874


EQ Shareowner Services
1110 Centre Pointe Curve Suite 101
Mendota Heights, MN 55120

When is Bridgepoint Education’s Annual Meeting of Stockholders held?

Bridgepoint Education’s Annual Meeting of Stockholders is held every year in May.

Shareholder Contact Information

Where can I obtain additional information on Bridgepoint Education?

You can access the Company's press releases, annual reports, and other relevant materials online on the corporate website (

How do I contact Investor Relations?

If you are unable to locate the information you are looking for on Bridgepoint Education’s website, please contact:

Bridgepoint Education Investor Relations Team

Contact Us

Bridgepoint Education
8620 Spectrum Center Blvd
San Diego, CA 92123
Toll Free: 866.475.0317
Local: 858.668.2586