Student Right-to-Know Act
The U.S. Department of Education, under the Student Right-to-Know Act of 1990, requires institutions that receive federal Title IV student financial aid funding to collect, report, and disclose student outcome information to current and prospective students. The Student Right-to-Know Act is a federal mandate designed to help enrolled and prospective students make informed decisions.
Retention, Graduation, Transfer-Out, and Placement Rates
Information on retention rates, graduation and transfer-out rates, as well as placement rates must be made available annually to all enrolled and prospective students.
Campus Safety Report and Crime Statistics
The federal regulations require that Savannah Technical College provide information on campus safety and security, how to report crimes on campus, emergency response and evacuation procedures in addition to the annual campus crime report for each campus location.
Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
The Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) of 1974 is a Federal law that protects the privacy of student education records. This law also provides students with the right to review their education records, to request amendment of records, to consent to disclosures of personally identifiable information, and to file complaints with the Department of Education.