FERPA

Pursuant to the Federal Family Education Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 and the University of California Policies Applying to the Disclosure of Information from Student Records, UCSC Extension students have the right to:

  • Inspect and review records pertaining to themselves in their capacity as students;
  • Have withheld from disclosure, absent their prior consent for release, personally identifiable information from their student records, with exceptions as noted in the University student record policies;
  • Inspect records maintained by the campus for disclosures of personally identifiable information from their student records;
  • Seek correction of their student records through a request to amend the records or a request for a hearing; and
  • File complaints with the Department of Education, Washington, D.C. regarding alleged violations of the rights accorded them by the Federal Act.

The University may release without the student's prior consent items in the category of "public information," which are provided to UCSC Extension: name, address, telephone number and dates of attendance. Students wishing to restrict release of public information should submit their requests in writing to the UCSC Extension Registrar’s Office.

Right to Privacy

We do not and will never sell, rent, or share your name, mailing address, e-mail address or any other data that can personally identify you in any way to any outside group.