In accordance with the federal Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA), a student’s educational record is, with certain exceptions, held confidential by the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.

Education Department Releases FAQs on FERPA and COVID-19

To aid in the navigation trying to attend to COVID-19 concerns in regard to Education, of The Department of Education has released a FAQs document highlighting what institutions can and cannot do in the area of sharing students' educational records and personally identifiable information.