The policy outlined in this document/ website and procedures to implement are designed to meet the provisions of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). Sinclair Community College is committed to the policy and will follow the procedures. The Board of Trustees authorizes the Sinclair Community College President to inform students of their rights under the policy and to commit his/her administrative resources to carry out the policy as well as to deal with individuals who violate it. In case a student believes that the college is violating the FERPA, the student has a right to file a complaint with the Department of Education.
Introduction to FERPA
Did You Know?
Sinclair is the largest regional provider of online education, with more than 180 different online courses.
Out of 1,200 community colleges in the nation, Sinclair is one of 20 board member colleges of the League for Innovation in the Community College.
Sinclair faculty are consistently awarded for their teaching excellence.
Sinclair's student/faculty ratio of 19 to 1, among the lowest at Ohio's colleges, allows students to receive more individual attention.