FERPA Training

In-Person FERPA training is available via the MasonLEAPS website.  

In-Person FERPA training is postponed until further notice. Please utilize the online FERPA training, on the MasonLEAPS website, until the University is back to normal operations.

For questions regarding FERPA training, email ferpa@gmu.edu.

Technical issues with the MasonLEAPS website should be directed to csodlms@gmu.edu.

All George Mason University employees who handle or have any access to education records, including all instructional/research and administrative/professional faculty, must complete FERPA training upon employment, and every two years thereafter.  FERPA training is required for access to several systems, including Banner.

Every individual doing any work on behalf of Mason must comply with policies and guidelines set forth by FERPA, Mason, Virginia and the Federal Government.


In-Person FERPA Training Schedule for Spring 2020: (dates and times are subject to change or cancellation – you must check MasonLEAPS to confirm session and to register):