In accordance with law, any information released to the student or to a
party other than the student – with the exception of Section 7 -- will be
accompanied by a written statement that the party receiving the material
is prohibited from further release to any other party without the written
consent of the student. In accordance with Section 7, a student may
request, in writing, that any or all directory information be withheld from
release. This request will be submitted on the registration form available
in the Enrollment Services Office student admission/registration area.
Notice is also regularly published in college publications including, but
not limited to, the college newsletter, the college catalog, course schedule,
and this student handbook. The Equity Coordinator is designated to
coordinate compliance with all applicable state and federal regulations.
Students, applicants and the general public are regularly notified of the
name, title, address and telephone number of the Equity Coordinator.
Notice of the Equity Coordinator is posted in conspicuous locations on
all campuses and is published in college publications, including, but
not limited to the following: college newsletter, college catalog, course
schedule, and student handbook. FKCC Equity Coordinator, Office 1512,
Human Resources, 5901 College Road, Key West Florida 33040, (305)
or to the Office for Civil Rights of the U.S. Department of
Education. Florida Keys Community College incorporates the provisions
of this rule in all educational services and activities, and is in voluntary
compliance with any and all state and federal statues, regulations and
executive orders pertaining to equal access/equal opportunity and
nondiscrimination. Rule 7.440.
RIGHTS RESERVED TO STATE AND FEDERAL AGENCIES
The law specifically states that certain federal officials and state
educational authorities may have access to student and other college
records which are necessary in connection with audit and evaluation
of federally-supported education programs in connection with the
enforcement of federal legal requirements relating to such programs.
RIGHT TO FILE A COMPLAINT
Complaints regarding alleged institution violation of rights accorded
parents and eligible students by Section 438 of the Act may be submitted
in writing to the Department of Health, Education andWelfare.
FKCC AUP/LOCAL AUTHORITY
The information contained in this section has its basis in Public Law 93.380. This
further enhanced however, by Florida State Board of Education Administrative
Rule 6A-14.51 and Florida Keys Community College Board of Trustees Rule 7.600.
Copies of these rules are maintained on the college’s website.