Confidentiality of Student, Medical, and Personnel Records
Employee Access to His/Her Own Files
Confidential information refers to nonpublic information about students, faculty, and employees. Some examples of confidential information include grades, financial aid, performance evaluations, family data, and medical records.
The consequences of mishandling confidential information (intentionally or unintentionally) range from receiving instruction on proper handling of such information to corrective action or discipline.