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Student Right-to-Know Act

STUDENT RIGHT TO KNOW

 

Effective October 1, 1998 Post-Secondary Institutions are required to notify currently enrolled and prospective students of the availability of certain information. The following information is available to current and prospective students from the following sources and locations:

 

DISCLOSURE, SOURCE, and LOCATION

 

Rights under the Family Education Rights and Privacy Act.

Right to inspect and review student’s education records, University Catalog, Admissions Office

 http://worcester.edu/NewsnMedia/Shared%20Documents/Documents/WSCCatalog1011.pdf.

 

FFEL/Direct Loan Deferments for Peace Corps or Volunteer Service

Information regarding deferment of loan payments while performing volunteer service, The Student Guide, Financial Aid Office, www.worcester.edu/financialaid.

 

Available Financial Assistance

Various sources of financial aid and how to apply. Financial Aid Guide, Financial Aid Office

http://www.worcester.edu/FinancialAid/Shared%20Documents/Documents/Financial_Aid_Guide.pdf.

 

Institutional Information

Information regarding the University, University Catalog, Admissions Office  http://worcester.edu/NewsnMedia/Shared%20Documents/Documents/WSCCatalog1011.pdf.

 

Completion and Graduation Rates

Annual graduation rates for full-time undergraduates who graduated within 6 years, Graduation Rate Report, Admissions Office. Other reports are available at  http://www.worcester.edu/IR/cd/default.aspx.

 

Campus Security Report

Statistics of criminal offenses for the three most recent calendar years concerning the occurrence of offenses involving students, Campus Security Report, Campus Police Office

http://www.worcester.edu/Police/Shared%20Documents/Hate2009.pdf and

http://www.worcester.edu/Police/Shared%20Documents/CrimeStats2009.pdf as well as

20Documents/CrimeStats2009.pdfhttp://www.worcester.edu/Police/Shared%20Documents/Fire2009.pdf

 

Voter Registration

Voter registration forms must be available to all students

Voter Registration Forms for any state can be obtained at the following website www.fec.gov/votregis/vr.htm, Massachusetts Voter Registration Form, Registrar’s Office

Last modified at 3/14/2011 10:30 AM  by Polakowski, Renee