FERPA 101

This section includes basic information about FERPA. For more detailed information and full text of the law, contact the Family Policy Compliance Office of the United States Department of Education, www.ed.gov/fpco.

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The Laws and Regulations of FERPA

FERPA Applicability

Education Records

Directory Information Policy

Enforcement of FERPA

Exceptions to FERPA compliance