The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) affords students certain rights with respect to their educational records. These rights include:
The right to file a complaint with the U.S. Department of Education concerning alleged failures by the University to comply with the requirements of FERPA. Complaints to the Department of Education should be submitted to:
Family Policy Compliance Office
U.S. Department of Education
400 Maryland Avenue SW
Washington, D.C. 20202-4605
Please see UMGC Policy 210.14 – Disclosure of Student Records for additional information and policy updates.