The Office of Housing and Residence Life
The purpose of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA) is to protect the privacy of information concerning individual students by placing certain restrictions on the disclosure of information concerning students and that which is contained in a student’s educational record. I understand that (1) I have the right not to consent to the release of my education records; (2) I have the right to receive a copy of such records upon request; (3) and this consent to release shall remain in effect until revoked by me, in writing, and delivered to the Office of Housing and Residence Life. Any disclosure of information made by Fairmont State University prior to the receipt of written revocation is not affected by revocation. I further understand that in order for Fairmont State University to release information to any individual, this release must be executed.