Directory Information Release

Directory Information Release

Bentley University may, at its discretion, release to the public, student data considered “directory information.” Bentley University identified the following items as directory information: name, addresses, telephone numbers, email address, date and place of birth, class, degree, major field of study, participation in officially recognized activities and sports, weight and height of members of athletic teams, dates of attendance, academic honors, degrees and awards received, and the most recent previous educational agency or institution attended.  

Bentley University will not sell or give directory information for commercial purposes to external vendors who are not affiliated with the institution. The university may use all student data for its official operations or for the approved operations of any student organizations or other University sponsored functions.

Under the provisions of the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974, you have the right to request Bentley University to withhold the disclosure of directory information about you to the public. If you do not want this information released, it is your responsibility to notify the Registrar’s Office in writing. Students do not have the flexibility to choose which items may or may not be released as directory information. (See Student Handbook).

Equal Opportunity Rights

Bentley University does not discriminate in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, any of its educational programs or activities, including scholarships, loans, and athletics, on the basis of race, color, sex, marital or parental status, age, national or ethnic origin, religion, handicap or disability. The university complies with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act, Title IX of the Education Amendments, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act and Revenue Procedure 75-50 prohibiting such discrimination. Anyone believing that he or she has experienced adverse treatment may register a complaint with the President's Assistant for Equal Opportunity, Rauch 308.