1536 Hewitt Avenue
Saint Paul, MN 55104-1284 U.S.A.
The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 as amended, was designated to protect the privacy of education records, and to provide guidelines for the correction of inaccurate or misleading data through informal and formal hearings. Hamline University intends to comply fully with the Act. Students who have questions or wish to take action with respect to any of the FERPA statements below should do so with their respective Registrar's Office.
FERPA affords students certain rights regarding their education records which include:
The right to file a complaint with the U.S. Department of Education concerning alleged failures by Hamline University to comply with the rights of FERPA.
As required by FERPA, Hamline University designates the following categories of student information as public or Directory Information. Such information may be disclosed by Hamline for any purpose, at its discretion:
Under FERPA, currently enrolled students may withhold disclosure of directory information by notifying their registrar in writing. Electing confidentiality has significant consequences. Please see your registrar for more information.
Hamline University assumes that non-notification by the student to withhold directory information indicates individual approval for disclosure.
Hamline University does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, disability, religion, age, sexual orientation, or veteran status in its education or employment programs or activities.
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1536 Hewitt Avenue - Saint Paul, MN 55104-1284