Student Right to Know Information
Providing customer information and making it readily accessible allows students and parents to make informed decisions about post-secondary education. Lake Region State College's Information
Equal Opportunity Institution
Privacy of Records (FERPA)
Filing a Complaint
Annual Athletics Report
Annual Security Report
Drug Free Workplace
Satisfactory Academic Progress Report
Lake Region State College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age or handicap in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its educational programs or activities. Inquiries concerning Title VI, Title IX and Section 504 may be referred to Corry Kenner, Affirmative Action Officer, Lake Region State College, Devils Lake, ND 58301, (701) 662-1600 or to the Office of Civil Rights -- Chicago Office, 500 W. Madison Street Suite 1475, Chicago, IL 60661. The Office of Civil Rights also can be reached by calling (312) 730-1560, faxing (312) 730-1576, TDD (312) 730-1609 or by emailing OCR Chicago.
Privacy of Records (FERPA) - The disclosure of student educational records is governed by policies developed by Lake Region State College in compliance with state law and the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 as amended (FERPA). Lake Region State College maintains the following educational records that contain information directly related to students:
Application material submitted by student or sent at student’s request
Financial Aid material submitted by student or sent at student’s request
Account payment cards and receipts
Records pertaining to academic or training achievement including transcripts and grade reports
Student records are on file in appropriate Lake Region State College offices and are accessible only to persons having legitimate interests as defined in Public Law 93-380. The content of each record falls into one of two categories: public directory information and non-public information. Non-public student record information may not be released without written consent from the student or from a parent of a dependent student. As allowed by law, the college may release the public directory information listed here:
Name, addresses and telephone listings
Name and address of parents
Date and place of birth
Major field of study
Participation in officially recognized activities
Weight and height of members of athletic teams
Dates of attendance
Degrees and awards received
Most recent previous institution attended
Classification as freshman or sophomore or special student
Directory information concerning a particular student will be removed from release upon written request from the student involved within 14 days of the beginning of a semester. Education records concerning a student may be reviewed upon request by the student. Education records, including but not limited to a student’s academic transcript, may be released by a North Dakota University System (NDUS) institution to a second institution without prior written consent, provided the student applied for admission. Additional information on student records management may be obtained by contacting the Student Services Office.
Lake Region State College's policy and procedure manual outlines steps for students and others who wish to file a complaint or grievance. This process is outlined in Article 8.31 of the LRSC Policy and Procedure manual.
The OPE Equity in Athletics Disclosure Website
is brought to you by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education. It was authorized by Congress with the 1998 amendments to the Higher Education Act of 1965 (HEA) to help prospective students and their families research athletic opportunities on various college campuses. Under the HEA, the Secretary of Education is required to collect financial and statistical information on men's and women's intercollegiate sports and make it available to the public.
The OPE Campus Security Statistics Website
is brought to you by the Office of Postsecondary Education of the U.S. Department of Education. It was authorized by Congress with the 1998 amendment to the Higher Education Act of 1965 (HEA) to help potential college students and their parents research criminal offenses on college campuses. The Department of Education is committed to assisting schools in providing students with a safe environment in which to learn and to keep parents and students well informed about campus security.
All North Dakota University System institutions, officers and employees shall comply with the Drug Free Workplace Act of 1988. The chancellor and institutions shall adopt and enforce policies and procedures implementing that Act and this policy.
Students must meet minimum standards, as established by Lake Region State College, of satisfactory academic progress to maintain financial aid eligibility.