Section 1: FERPA-Protecting Student Rights
Section 2: Education Records
What Are Education Records?
Personally Identifiable Information
What Are Not Considered Education Records?
What Information Can Be Released?
What Is Directory Information?
Additional Information Released by the University
Scenario One: The Phone Call
Section 3: Protecting the Privacy of Education Records
Section 4: Program Overview & Course Certification
Under FERPA, student education records must be handled in a secure and confidential manner.
These education records are defined as information that directly relates to a student and are maintained by an institution. These records can be in any media form, such as handwritten notes, typed, microfilm, microfiche, or electronic format.