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What Is FEPRA?

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The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) is a federal law passed in 1974 that protects the privacy of personally identifiable information contained within a students education records by giving full control over the disclosure of these records to parents and students.

FERPA (sometimes called the Buckley Amendment) provides students and parents with 4 basic rights:

  1. The right to access the information that an educational institution possesses about him/her.
  2. The right to request an amendment to those records.
  3. The right to consent to disclosure of his/her records.
  4. The right to file a complaint with the FERPA Office.

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