A recent article by the Star Tribune reported on five current and former students of Globe University who have filed a class-action lawsuit against the for-profit school. The class-action suit follows shortly after a recent whistleblower suit awarded Heidi Weber, a former dean at the school, $395,000.
The students contacted Weber’s attorneys, Halunen Law about “potential legal grievances.” The students claim that Globe University in Woodbury, mislead and manipulated prospective students. They also accused the University of lying about its job-placement rates, accreditation, and transfer opportunities to other institutions. Their lawsuit was filed Wednesday, October 2 in Hennepin County District Court.