2018 Press Releases

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02/01/2018Laureate Education, Inc. Announces Repayment of Term Loan Debt and Successful Repricing
BALTIMORE, Feb. 01, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR) (the “Company”) announced today that it has amended its second amended and restated credit agreement to reduce the applicable interest rate on its term loans constituting Series 2024 Term Loans, which term loans are the only outstanding class or series of term loans under the second amended and restated credit agreement. The Company also announced that, as of January 19, 2018, it paid down $350 million of the p... 
01/30/2018Laureate Education, Inc. Announces Collaboration with IBM to Offer a Fully Digital Curriculum Focused on Data Science
Exclusive to Laureate International Universities, the new digital curriculum develops skills imperative to jobs of the future BALTIMORE, Jan. 30, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR), the world’s largest network of higher education institutions, announced today an innovative new collaboration with IBM (NYSE:IBM) to design a state-of-the-art data science curriculum that would be available for its more than one million students at its nearly 70 institutions globally. ... 
01/22/2018Laureate Education, Inc. Announces Renewal of Certified B Corporation® Status 
Global Network of Nearly 70 Higher Education Institutions Recertified by B Lab BALTIMORE, Jan. 22, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Today, Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR) announced that its corporate division and global network of nearly 70 higher education institutions were recertified as a Certified B Corporation® (B CorpTM) by the global certification non-profit B Lab®. After a rigorous evaluation by B Lab, Laureate achieved a final score of 104, nearly 10 points higher than in 2015. Its... 
01/16/2018National Louis University and Laureate Education, Inc. Announce Transfer Agreement of Kendall College’s Programs and Other Assets
CHICAGO, Jan. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- National Louis University (NLU), Laureate Education, Inc. (Nasdaq:LAUR) and Kendall College, LLC announced today they have entered into an agreement whereby Kendall College’s current programs and other assets will transfer to NLU. The boards of NLU and Kendall approved this arrangement, with the additional agreement of Kendall’s parent company, Laureate Education, Inc. This transfer of programs is contingent on regulatory approvals, including that of ... 
01/11/2018Laureate Education, Inc. agrees to sell its university in Morocco to KMR Holding Pédagogique
BALTIMORE, Jan. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR), the world’s largest global network of higher education institutions, and KMR Holding Pédagogique, the leading state-recognized multi-disciplinary private higher education platform in Francophone Africa, have signed an agreement for the sale of Laureate’s institution in Morocco – Université Internationale de Casablanca (UIC). UIC, which opened its doors in 2010, is located in the economic and education hub o... 
01/08/2018Laureate Education, Inc. Announces Date of Investor Day Meeting
BALTIMORE, Jan. 08, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Laureate Education, Inc. (NASDAQ:LAUR), the global leader in higher education, plans to hold an Investor Day in New York City on Wednesday, January 31, 2018. Laureate’s incoming CEO, Eilif Serck-Hanssen, and members of the senior leadership team will deliver presentations, and participate in a question and answer session. The event will begin at 12:30 p.m. (EST), and is expected to conclude at 3:30 p.m. (EST). Attendance in-person is by invitation ...