FERPA: Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act

The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA or the Buckley Amendment) is a United States federal law,  FERPA outlines rights that apply to student access to records, the right to have records amended, and control - in some circumstances - of the disclosure of information to other individuals and institutions.  The records involved are those that pertain to grades, student behavior, student work, and more.  The links below will help you learn more about FERPA..

Questions:  Contact:  SDSMT Registrar and Academic Services