Family Educational Rights & Privacy Act (FERPA)

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FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974) is outlined in SUNY Brockport's Student Handbook.

The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 grants certain rights, privileges and protections to students concerning educational records maintained by the College. The law requires that the institution shall protect the confidentiality of student educational records.

For more information on FERPA, download the U.S. Department of Education's brochure.

For more information on Student Policies at the College, please refer to our policy website.

Last Updated 7/29/21