FERPA Information for Students

Appalachian State University endorses and seeks to comply with all provisions of the "Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974" (FERPA) and all pertinent regulations. FERPA provides eligible students certain rights with respect to their education records. An “eligible student” under FERPA is any undergraduate or graduate student who is 18 years of age or older and who attends or has attended a postsecondary institution.