FERPA and Privacy

Struggling to comply with Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)? AACRAO is your FERPA University. We offer a wide range of services to help your institution minimize these risks and approach compliance issues with confidence.

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Beyond generalized FERPA training

Posted on February 8 2017

The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) guides how and when educational institutions may or must share student education records. Basic FERPA training can help staff become familiar w...

Ask the FERPA Professor

Posted on February 7 2017

Dear FERPA Professor,  Over the past few years, a university professor has been telling students and colleagues to email her at her personal email address, which is hosted through G...

6 specific areas where FERPA applies

Posted on February 7 2017

The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) guides how and when educational institutions may or must share student education records. Basic FERPA training can help staff become familiar w...

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Applying FERPA in Real Life Settings - JUNE 15

Posted on April 7 2016

LIVE FREE Webinar Date: Wednesday, June 15, 2016  2:00-3:00pm ET OVERVIEW: We think we understand the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) until we are tested by specific real-l...

FERPA for Admissions Professionals: What You Need to Know

Posted on January 27 2014by Michael Sisson

We asked our resident FERPA Professor, AACRAO Senior Fellow LeRoy Rooker, about his upcoming session for the Annual Meeting regarding FERPA and the work admissions officers do.   See this se...