Under what circumstances may a school disclose information from education records without consent?

August 3, 2022 | Tagged: | Category: Student Life

There are several exceptions to FERPA’s general prior consent rule that are set forth in the statute and the regulations.

  • To comply with a judicial order or a lawfully issued subpoena;
  • To the victim of an alleged perpetrator of a crime of violence or a non-forcible sex offense concerning the final results of a disciplinary hearing with respect to the alleged crime; and
  • To any third party the final results of a disciplinary proceeding related to a crime of violence or non-forcible sex offense if the student who is the alleged perpetrator is found to have violated Washington and Jefferson’s Student Code of Conduct.

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