Training Policies

VanGo Beauty Bar is approved to operate by the Private Business and Vocational Schools Division of the Illinois Board of Higher Education. VanGo Beauty Bar is (not) accredited by the US Department of Education recognized accrediting body.

Attendance and Tardiness – To receive a VANGO ACADEMY Certification, you must arrive on time for class each day. Classes begin at 11:00 a.m. and end at 5:00 p.m. each day. Students must obtain the BBP certificate prior to first day of training and in order to work on live models and complete required hours to receive certification. It is the instructor’s sole discretion whether a student is ready to work on live models. If a student is unable to meet minimum standards as required, there will be no refund of tuition.


Student Records – All student records will be kept for a lifetime from the date of graduation. Records are private and can be accessed only with a written request from the student. Records will only be sent directly to the student.


Satisfactory Progress Policy & Evaluation – Students must maintain satisfactory progress while enrolled in training. Each student is evaluated on their comprehension or performance in the course. After the class ends, students are to send in email of fake skin practice and brow mapping to ensure they are ready for taking on more models. Once the students performed satisfactorily in all aspects of the course, a certificate of completion of the course will be given to the student. If the student chooses not to bring their skills/understanding up to a level that allows them to safely perform services, no certification will be granted even though they may complete other requirements. Records are kept by the school and are available to the student as required by Illinois law.


Complaint Procedure – Any questions concerning this training program which have not been satisfactorily answered or resolved prior to class should be directed to:Vanessa Gomez2128 W Van Buren ST Chicago, IL, 60612. Phone 312-869-4650


Filing A Complaint – Go to under consumer information, click ‘online complaint’ system or call 217-557-7359.


Student Conduct – Students are expected to conduct themselves properly in training as well in the facility. Any students displaying disruptive behavior will be terminated from the program. Disruptive behavior includes, but is not limited to: harassing other students, possession or being under the influence of drugs or alcohol, or abusive language. The ethics statement outlines our behavioral expectations. It is expected that all instructors will be familiar with these issues and strive to uphold their essence.


Termination Policies – Students who behave inappropriately will be asked to leave the facility. They will not be allowed to continue with training course and no refunds are allowed for this.


Enrollment Agreement- This enrollment agreement is a legally binding instrument acknowledging that you have been given reasonable time to read and understand it, and that you have read a statement of VanGo Beauty Bar policies regarding tuition, payment, cancellation, refund, and ethics. Student acknowledges and is aware he/she will be attending the applicable course(s) only under the terms of this agreement. Student acknowledges that success is dependent on his/her application of practices learned in each course. The student additionally understands that minimum standards must be met to receive a certificate of completion. The school is in no way required to issue a certificate of completion unless the student performs satisfactorily in all aspects of the course(s). The instructor will make every effort to work diligently with each student to ensure successful completion of each course.Each student must complete work on live model in class, and attend their minimum scheduled classroom hours in addition to studying his/her manual. Class hours vary depending on class and location.The student acknowledges that if any equipment belonging to the instructor is dropped, damaged, or otherwise misused in any way, the student will be required to replace the damaged equipment at the current cost of said equipment. Student acknowledges that he/she is responsible for research of his/her local and state laws regarding licensing and operation.VanGo Beauty Bar nor its’ instructors are in any way responsible for legal advice regarding laws that govern the student’s state. Student also agreesthat it is the instructor’s sole discretion when a student is ready to perform work on live models. While the school will make every effort to provide live models for students to work on, student acknowledges that no guarantees can possibly be made concerning said models. All supplies for use during training will be provided for students. Student start-up kits and replacement supplies are available for purchase.Students must remit a deposit by Venmo or Zelle, Credit Card & PayPal will incur a 3% fee added to deposit or the tuition total. This deposit will be deducted from the full tuition, which is due in full no later than TWO WEEKS PRIOR TO CLASS DATE unless payment arrangements have been made and a promissory note signed before a notary public has been received. If balance of tuition is not received by 1 WEEK PRIOR TO CLASS DATE, student forfeits their original deposit, which reserved a seat in that class for student and will need to reschedule with a new deposit.

Cancellation Policy

A deposit of $500 or full tuition payment via Zelle, Venmo will reserve a space in class, if using CC or Paypal a 3% fee is added. Student WILL RECEIVE a full refund of deposit or tuition if notice of intent to cancel is received WITHIN 48 HRS after receipt of initial payment.If cancelling class AFTER 48 hrs, the $500 deposit is not refunded. Deposit, nor tuition, are refundable if student cancels AFTER 48 HOURS of receipt of payment OR if student fails to show up for class. If you fail to show up to class you are not allowed to take another class and again all deposit and tuition is forfeited. However, if there is a proven emergency with 72 hour notice to VanGo Beauty Bar, we will offer the student the next available opening date in which they can participate at no additional charge. Student must clear their schedule and pick from one of the two classes offered or they forfeit their deposit and/or tuition.Students must read, understand, and agree to their rights and responsibilities, and acknowledge that the cancellation and refund policies have been clearly explained. This Enrollment Agreement is meant for viewing purposes only and student will receive a printed copy with their deposit or payment when committing to enrollment in a particular class.


Illinois Board of Higher EducationDivision of Private Business and Vocational Schools 

1N. Old State Capital Plaza Ste 333

Springfield, IL 62701

July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020 Consumer/ Institutional Disclosure Information 


  • [0] The number of students who were admitted in the program as of July 1 of that reporting period
  • [0] The number of additional students who were admitted in the program during the next 12 months and classified in one of the following categories: new starts, re-enrollments, and transfers into the program from other programs at the school.
  • [0] The total number of students admitted in the program during the 12-month reporting period.
  • [0]The number of students enrolled in the program during the 12-month reporting period who: transferred out of the program and into another program at the school, completed or graduated from a program, withdrew from the school, and are still enrolled.
  • [0] The number of students enrolled in the program who were: placed in their field of study, placed in a related field, placed out of the field, not available for placement due to personal reasons, and not employed.
  • [0] The number of students who took a State licensing exam or professional certification exam, if any, during the reporting period, as well as the number who passed.
  • [0] The number of graduates who obtained employment in the field who did not use the school’s placement assistance during the reporting period (pending reasonable efforts to obtain this information from graduates).