In accordance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974, The University of Southern Mississippi will release directory information.
Reason for Policy/Purpose
This policy is required for the effective communication of university policy regarding directory information.
Who Needs to Know This Policy
All members of The University of Southern Mississippi community.
Website Address for this Policy
The University of Southern Mississippi has designated the following items as Directory Information, subject to public disclosure in accordance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974:
Directory Information pertaining to students of The University of Southern Mississippi is never knowingly provided to any requester for commercial purposes.
Students must request the University not to release Directory Information; however, the consequences of that action should be considered before making the decision to do so.
Students who choose to have Directory Information withheld should complete a written request provided by the Office of the University Registrar, located in Kennard-Washington Hall, Room 110.
The Registrar is responsible for the review of this policy every four years (or whenever circumstances require immediate review).
Amendments: Month, Day, Year – summary of changes
11/01/11: Formatted for Institutional Policies page.
02/26/13: Formatted for template. Minor editing throughout.