ARLINGTON, Va., Mar 23, 2009—-Strayer Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: STRA) today announced that its 2008 Annual Report and 2009 Proxy Statement are available at www.strayereducation.com, and have been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Strayer Education also announced that it will host a conference call to discuss its first quarter earnings Thursday, April 30 at 10:00 a.m. (ET). A news release outlining the financial results will be issued before the market opens the same day.
To participate in the live call, investors should dial (800) 289-0468 10 minutes prior to the start time. In addition, the call will be available via live Webcast over the Internet. To access the live Webcast of the conference call, please go to www.strayereducation.com 15 minutes prior to the start time of the call to register. An archived replay of the conference call will be available at (888) 203-1112 (pass code 1744172) starting at 1:00 p.m. (ET) on April 30 and it will be available through Tuesday, May 5, and archived at www.strayereducation.com for 90 days.
Strayer Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: STRA) is an education services holding company that owns Strayer University. Strayer’s mission is to make higher education achievable for working adults. Strayer University is a proprietary institution of higher learning that offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs in business administration, accounting, information technology, education, health care, and public administration to more than 45,000 working adult students at 65 campuses in 14 states in the Eastern United States and Washington, D.C. and worldwide via online courses. Strayer University is committed to providing an education that prepares working adult students for advancement in their careers and professional lives. Founded in 1892, Strayer University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
This press release contains statements that are forward looking and are made pursuant to the "safe-harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 ("Reform Act"). The statements are based on the Company’s current expectations and are subject to a number of uncertainties and risks. In connection with the safe harbor provisions of the Reform Act, the Company has identified important factors that could cause the Company’s actual results to differ materially. The uncertainties and risks include the pace of growth of student enrollment, our continued compliance with Title IV of the Higher Education Act, and the regulations thereunder, as well as regional accreditation standards and state regulatory requirements, competitive factors, risks associated with the opening of new campuses, risks associated with the offering of new educational programs and adapting to other changes, risks associated with the acquisition of existing educational institutions, risks relating to the timing of regulatory approvals, our ability to implement our growth strategy, risks associated with the ability of our students to finance their education in a timely manner, and general economic and market conditions. Further information about these and other relevant risks and uncertainties may be found in the Company’s annual report on Form 10-K and its other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, all of which are incorporated herein by reference and which are available from the Commission. We undertake no obligation to update or revise forward looking statements.