FERPA

The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (FERPA) prohibits us from sharing information about students with other individuals unless provided with written authorization, or if the University receives certified proof that the individual inquiring on the student's behalf is a legal guardian, and that the student is financially dependent on them.

 What's Next?

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Grades and information concerning your enrollment status cannot be released, except to state and federal agencies requesting specific information necessary to service you appropriately. Transcripts are only released with your written authorization. We recognize that this limitation may cause cause occasional inconvenience to you, your family, and other interested parties, but we are bound by law to protect your right to privacy. For further information regarding FERPA, please contact:

Office of the Registrar
279 Blackington Hall
University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown
450 Schoolhouse Road
Johnstown, PA 15904

814-269-7055

A student may sign a Waiver to Release Educational Records form so that parents may have access to the student's information. 

What's Next?

  1. File FAFSA Form
  2. Pay Tuition Deposit
  3. Activate Your Pitt Computer Account
  4. Health Forms
  5. Visit Campus
  6. Submit AP Test Scores
  7. College in High School
  8. Submit a Final Transcript
  9. Choose a Meal Plan
  10. Take Placement Exam
  11. Photo ID
  12. Thinking of Changing Your Major?
  13. Attend Academic Planning Days
  14. Complete Your Scheduling and Advising Module
  15. Pay Your Bill
  16. Buy Books
  17. Parking
  18. Software and Computer
  19. Move-In
  20. Start Classes
  21. Get Help
  22. Get Involved