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Familiarize Yourself with FERPA

The Family Educational and Rights of Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA) is a federal law that protects the privacy of education and personal records of all current and formerly enrolled students of institutions of higher education.

Aug 25, 2016

The Family Educational and Rights of Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA) is a federal law that protects the privacy of education and personal records of all current and formerly enrolled students of institutions of higher education.

For all CNM employees who may encounter personal student information, it's important for you to familiarize yourself with FERPA rights. FERPA rights begin when the student registers and attends class Important FERPA information is available in the Source.