Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Notre Dame Destroyed My FERPA Files



"You only got into Notre Dame because you're Cuban"- A fellow Freshman

A year ago a buzzfeed article was all over facebook about a loophole in FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act). Students at Stanford had discovered that through FERPA you could request your admissions documents detailing everything the admissions board had noted on you when you were an applicant. Essentially why you were accepted to your school.