Both students and advisors now have access to a new, concise student schedule view through GoWMU. Students, or advisors, can view and print a condensed student schedule on one page.
The week-at-a-glance and detailed student schedule views are still available.
True or False: The FERPA rules regarding disclosure of information apply at all times, even in an emergency situation.
In preparation for the start of Summer I, please ensure that all course offerings have an instructor of record in Banner. Note that census for Summer I will be taken the evening of May 12.
False. If non-directory information is needed to resolve a crisis or emergency situation, an educational institution may release that information if the institution determines that the information is ‘necessary to protect the health or safety of the student or other individuals.’
This is taken from the AACRAO FERPA guide, 2006, and references the regulations themselves.
There is current legislation pending to further clarify issues surrounding the release of information in emergency situations. I will keep you posted.
Finals week, commencement and grading are busy times for all of us on campus. Please know that we’re here to help, if you have any questions, concerns or issues involving this office, please let us know, we’ll do all we can to make it a smooth finish to Spring 2008!