Sec Form 4 Filing - Clark Andrew S. @ Bridgepoint Education Inc - 2017-06-14

Every director, officer or owner of more than ten percent of a class of equity securities registered under Section 12 of the '34 Act must file with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) a statement of ownership regarding such security.

Form 4: Statement of changes in beneficial ownership, filed before the end of the 2nd business day following the day on which a transaction resulting in a change in beneficial ownership.

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Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).
Washington, D.C. 20549
Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, Section 17(a) of the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *
Clark Andrew S.
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
Bridgepoint Education Inc [ BPI]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
X __ Director _____ 10% Owner
X __ Officer (give title below) _____ Other (specify below)
Chief Executive Officer
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YY)
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YY)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
__ X __ Form filed by One Reporting Person
_____ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Transaction Date (MM/DD/YY) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (MM/DD/YY) 3. Transaction Code
(Instr. 8)
4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 3 and 4)
6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 4)
7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock 06/14/2017 M 54,076 A $ 0.585 146,807 D
Common Stock 06/14/2017 S( 1 ) 54,076 D $ 13.8557 ( 2 ) 92,731 D
Common Stock 513,444 I ( 3 ) By trust
Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
( e.g. , puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (MM/DD/YY) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (MM/DD/YY) 4. Transaction Code
(Instr. 8)
5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4, and 5)
6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date
7. Title and Amount of Underlying Securities
(Instr. 3 and 4)
8. Price of Derivative Security
(Instr. 5)
9. Number of Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 4)
10. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 4)
11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Stock Option (right to buy) $ 0.585 06/14/2017 M 5,928 ( 4 ) 11/27/2017 Common Stock 5,928 $ 0 11,854 D
Stock Option (right to buy) $ 0.585 06/14/2017 M 10,015 ( 4 ) 11/27/2017 Common Stock 10,015 $ 0 20,030 D
Stock Option (right to buy) $ 0.585 06/14/2017 M 38,133 ( 4 ) 11/27/2017 Common Stock 38,133 $ 0 76,266 D
Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
Clark Andrew S.
X Chief Executive Officer
/s/ Diane L. Thompson, as Attorney-in-Fact 06/15/2017
** Signature of Reporting Person Date
Explanation of Responses:
( 1 )The sale of shares reported on this Form 4 was effected pursuant to a Rule 10b5-1 trading plan entered into by the reporting person.
( 2 )Represents the weighted average share price of an aggregate total of 54,076 shares sold in the price range of $13.63 to $14.24 by the reporting person. The reporting person undertakes to provide upon request by the Commission staff, the issuer or a security holder of the issuer, full information regarding the number of shares sold at each separate price.
( 3 )Shares held indirectly by the reporting person in the name of the Clark Family Trust, dated July 8, 1998, of which the reporting person is a trustee and in which the reporting person has a pecuniary interest.
( 4 )This option vested and became exercisable as follows: (i) 25% of the option vested on the first anniversary of the vesting commencement date, (ii) an additional 2% of the option vested on each monthly anniversary of the vesting commencement date for the thirty-three months following the first anniversary of the vesting commencement date and (iii) an additional 3% of the option vested on each of the 46th, 47th and 48th monthly anniversaries of the vesting commencement date. The vesting commencement date for this option is November 27, 2007. This option became 100% vested and exercisable on November 27, 2011.

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