Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
Student record release (FERPA release) information is available for individual students on OSIRIS. Faculty and staff who have access to student records on OSIRIS may follow the steps below to access a student release form. Faculty and staff who do not have access to student records on OSIRIS should check with their departmental administrative assistant. Log on to OSIRIS, click "Student Records," and input the student's name or ID. On the drop-down menu, select "Student Record Release." You will see the form the student completed; only information designated on this form can be released, and this information can only be released to the persons listed on the form.
For academic letters of recommendation, the student must complete the release form on the UI registrar's website.
To complete a student record release form (the former FERPA form), log on to ISIS. Choose "Student Records," and under "Student Life Management," select "Academic Record Consent Form." Complete the form and submit it.
For academic letters of recommendation, the student must complete the release form on the UI registrar's website. Submit the form directly to that faculty member.