Ethics & Compliance

Here for Good is the Laureate spirit, the energizing principle that drives us. We strive for permanence and purpose, and always to do the right thing. To be Here for Good, we must not only do good, but be good. By acting this way, we have earned the trust of our students and their families, our partners, our communities, and each other. This is our greatest asset. Protecting it is the job of everyone at Laureate.

Here For Good: The Laureate Code of Conduct and Ethics

The Code of Conduct and Ethics is central to our commitment to being Here for Good. The Code sets out principles of integrity and ethical behavior, and our responsibilities to each other, our students, suppliers, stockholders, and the public. The Code establishes standards and a methodology to help guide everyone at Laureate and its network institutions.

Laureate Ethics Helpline

Laureate employees, students, suppliers, and others can ask questions about the Code or report suspected misconduct through the Laureate Ethics Helpline at, or by calling toll-free using one of the numbers listed on the website.

The Laureate Code of Conduct for Non-Employee Directors

The Non-Employee Director Code translates the standards of our employee code to the particular circumstances of our directors. For more information please click here.

Anti-Corruption Policy

Laureate is committed to zero tolerance for bribery and corruption, and to compliance with all applicable anti-corruption laws.

Code of Conduct and Ethics For Suppliers

Laureate is committed to acting honestly and ethically. We expect the same of our suppliers.