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What is FERPA

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What is FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974), As Amended?

  • FERPA is a Federal Law

  • Also known as the Buckley Amendment

  • Protects the privacy of a student’s educational records

  • Applies to all educational agencies or institutions that receive funds under any program administered by the Secretary of Education


This page last updated 16th Nov 2012