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FERPA Release

FERPA – Right to Privacy

FERPA stands for the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974. This legislation protects the privacy of your student records and regulates how information is utilized. Release of student records at Cal State San Marcos is bound by the federal law (FERPA).

If you (the student) wish to grant permission to release your education record information, complete and return the FERPA Release Form to the Office of the Registar.