What personal information can you view online—your contact information, grades, degree progress, financial status, or other information?
Students can view the following information online:
Can you update any of this information online yourself?
A student can make the following changes online:
Which of the following can you do online?
A student can do the following online:
What campus and community services are covered by debit-card, smart-card, or one-card system?
The campus one-card system is used by:
Is the school catalog—including course descriptions, degree requirements, academic policies, and the semester/ term schedule of classes—available on the Web?
An online version of the academic calendar, the Whitman College catalog, and the student handbook are made available on the Web. These include course descriptions, degree requirements, and academic policies. A real time listing of course is available on the web, including class schedules, course enrollment, credits and additional fee information.Back to Top
What security and privacy policies are in place to protect student information?
How does the campus educate students about and protect them from identity theft?
The Whitman College business office and technology services have created an Information Security Program to protect the privacy and identity of all students, staff and faculty associated with the college. Students are informed of their ability to restrict directory and contact information. Information provide online is annotated as confidential and private, and is password protected. Students are cautioned to protect their passwords and security credentials. Social security numbers are not used for student identification.Back to Top
How does the campus notify students of their rights under the federal Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)?
Admitted Students are provided a statement concerning their rights and responsibilities by the Academic resources office. That statement informs the student of their rights under FERPA and instructs them how to obtain the complete FERPA guidelines. Additionally, When students request transcripts, account, or financial aid information they are notified of FERPA compliance requirements.Back to Top
How does the campus manage e-mail spam and spyware?
Whitman provides three levels of email protection: