Student Educational Records and Directory Information: Non-U.S. Campuses
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NYIT protects the privacy of educational records and provides students the opportunity to inspect and review their educational and guidelines for the correction of inaccurate or misleading data through informal and formal hearings In essence, the policy provides that all information in central administrative offices, and the registration office concerning a particular student shall be made available to the student upon reasonable notice of desire to review his or her records in accordance with applicable laws, regulations, and policies, and that no one other than duly authorized official may have access to those records without student approval. NYIT designates the following categories of student information as public or directory information and may disclose or release the information without written consent. This does not mean that NYIT will indiscriminately release such information concerning students. Release of such information will be restricted and will be considered on an individual basis by the appropriately designated administrative officer on each campus. Students must inform the college if they do not want this information disclosed by filing a written request at the Admissions and Registration Office not later than three weeks after the student has enrolled in the current term. Information: name; address (including email address); telephone number; dates of attendance; date/place of birth; degrees and awards received; participation in officially recognized activities and sports; major field of study; and most recent previous institution attended.