Directory information is information not generally considered harmful or an invasion of privacy if disclosed. Georgia Perimeter College considers the following information to be directory information:
- Name, address, and telephone listing
- Major field of study
- Dates of attendance
- Degrees and awards received
- Full or part-time status
Directory information cannot include student identification numbers or social security numbers.
The college may disclose any of these items without prior written consent, unless the student has submitted a written request to the college not to release directory information pertaining to him or her. Students who do not wish to have directory information released by the college should complete a Request to Prevent Disclosure of Directory Information Form at the campus Enrollment and Registration Services office
Additional information regarding FERPA is available on the U.S. Department of Education website.