Safeguarding Customer Information

Clarkson College complies with federal regulations in accordance with the Family Educational Rights to Privacy Act (FERPA) and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) rule under the Gramm-Leach-Bliley (GLB) Act to safeguard all student records, including personal financial information.

Before any account or financial information can be disclosed to someone other than the student, the student must submit a signed and dated FERPA Information Release form to the Student Financial Service department. The student must specify on the FERPA Information Release form the name(s) of the person(s) to whom information may be released. Information Release forms are available on the Clarkson College website and from the Student Financial Services department.