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Privacy of Student Records

In compliance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) of 1974 Lansing Community College gives notice that it may release certain data about individual students as directory information. Directory Information may be released without a student's permission. Lansing Community College considers the following items to be directory information:

  1. Name of student
  2. Dates of attendance
  3. Enrollment status
  4. Awards, degrees, or certificates received
  5. Participation in officially recognized activities
  6. Sport, weight, and height of members of athletic teams
  7. Previous educational agency or institution attended
  8. Email address

Directory information may be released at the discretion of College officials for any student who has not submitted a completed PDF file Request to Prevent Disclosure of Directory Information form to the Registrar's Office. The Request to Prevent Directory Information form remains in effect until the student provides a written release to the Registrar's Office.

Use of Social Security number

Providing your Social Security number is voluntary. It will be used for keeping records, doing research, and reporting purposes. If you choose not to use your Social Security number, you will not be denied admission to the college. However, you may be denied certain services such as access to some financial assistance and tax reporting. The number may be used for the following:

Identify and maintain your student records at LCC

  • Determine or verify eligibility for services, certify attendance, and report student status
  • Maintain LCC databases and/or other financial aid programs
  • Tax reporting purposes

Students will be assigned an ID number which they will need to access LCC records about themselves or to obtain services. Please read the statement under student identification cards, which describes how student ID cards are to be used.

Please view the entire LCC Records Policy

Course Schedules and Registration at Lansing Community College

Student Records Office
Gannon Building - StarZone
Phone: (517) 483-1200
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