Parental Notification Policy at Dickinson

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The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) is a federal law that protects the privacy of student education records. When and under what circumstances the college will discuss information about a student with his or her guaradian is subject to limits of this law. The college's complete FERPA policy and FAQs on the subject can be found at