Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)

What is FERPA?

The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974, 20 U.S.C. § 1232g (FERPA) is a Federal law that protects the confidentiality of student information.  More specifically, FERPA protects personally identifiable information in students’ education records from disclosure without written consent unless an exception to the consent requirement applies.  Learn more about FERPA at ed.gov →

FERPA at Campbell University

At Campbell University, FERPA protections go into effect on the first day of classes of the student’s first term of enrollment. As outlined in Campbell’s FERPA Statement, FERPA affords students who have attended a post-secondary institution the following rights related to their education records:

 

FERPA Release Form & Instructions

Release Form

The FERPA release form must be completed in person by the student with a photo ID in the presence of a Campbell Employee or a notary public. 

Download the FERPA Release Form

Instructions

 

Annual Notification of Rights

Students will be notified annually of their FERPA rights. Read the Notification of Rights → 

Contact Us

Phone: (910) 893-1265

Mail: Campbell University Office of the Registrar, J.A. Campbell Administration Building, 143 Main Street, Buies Creek, NC 27506