Understanding your rights: In compliance with FERPA, the Federal Family Education Rights and Privacy Act of1974 as amended, West Valley College (WVC) is prohibited from providing your confidential information to any third party including parents, spouse, guardian, etc. without a signed release. This information includes, but is not limited to, all student billing items, awarded financial aid, enrollment status and other various student information. FERPA allows schools to release Directory Information without prior consent unless a student specifically requests directory information not to be shared. See more information on FERPA.
I authorize the release of information by a DESP representative
I understand that I am authorizing West Valley College to release the selected confidential information to the party(s)listed above. This authorization does not permit the third party to make any changes.
Student’s original signature is required. Copies and faxes will not be accepted. Form must be submitted in person or have attached a copy of student’s valid government-issued photo identification (ID), such as, but not limited to, a driver’s license, other state-issued ID, or passport.