Annually, Texas Lutheran University informs students of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974, as amended.  This Act was designed to protect the privacy of educational records, and Texas Lutheran University complies fully with this act.
The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) affords students certain rights with respect to their educational records.
These rights include:

1. The right to inspect and review the student's educational records within 45 days of the day the University receives a request for access.

2. The right to request the amendment of the student's educational records that the student believes are inaccurate or misleading.

3. The right to consent to disclosures of personally identifiable information contained in the student's education records, except to the extent that FERPA authorizes disclosure without consent.

4. Directory information includes the following:

5. The right to file a complaint with the U.S. Department of Education concerning alleged failures by Texas Lutheran University to comply with the requirements of FERPA.

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