Kernel University is a nonprofit religious institution offering degrees and certificates in theological disciplines and has received exempt status (application no. 27006) from California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education under California Education Code (CED) section 94874(e)(1).

Kernel University complies with federal regulations including the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA) as well as state regulations.

The California Bureau for Private Post-secondary Education (BPPE) has a formal complaint process. If you have a dispute that you have not been able to resolve directly with the school, you may contact the Bureau at Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education.

Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education(BPPE)
2535 Capitol Oaks Drive, Suite 400
Sacramento, CA 95833
Telephone: (916) 431-6924
FAX: (916) 263-1897


Kernel University  is approved by the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) of the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to accept and enroll foreign, non-immigrant F-1 students for academic degrees.

The U.S. Consulates/Embassies issue F-1 visas for all students from overseas who are accepted for full-time study at Kernel University  . The rules for Visa Application may vary from country to country. Students should contact the U.S. Consulate in their country for the latest instructions on how to apply for a Student Visa. The codes issued by the DHS is LOS214F52197000.