Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act
Authorization to Release Financial Information to a Third Party under FERPA
FERPA is a Federal law that stands for the "Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act." This law protects the privacy of the student's education records. Providing this consent allows the Student Accounts Office to discuss the student account with a third party, such as parents. To give consent the student must log on to myBanner, click on the "Messages/Documents" tab, then click on "Student Accounts Office Release of FERPA information."