PRIVACY STATEMENT

The educational rights and privacy of students of Oklahoma City Community College are governed by the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) of 1974 as amended. The Act ensures students certain rights with regard to their education records. Students are ensured:

  • the right to inspect their education records;
  • the right to request the amendment of those records if they believe they are inaccurate, misleading, or otherwise in violation of the student's privacy or other rights;
  • the right to consent to the release of personally identifiable information, except to the extent that FERPA authorizes disclosure without consent, i.e., Directory Information;
  • the right to file a complaint with the U.S. Department of Education concerning alleged failures by Oklahoma City Community College to comply with the requirements of FERPA, and

The educational rights and privacy procedure of Oklahoma City Community College is published in the institutional policies and procedures manual and is available upon request in the Office of the Dean of Admissions/Registrar.