Information for Faculty

New Faculty Handout

A copy of the New Faculty handout is available on our Sharepoint site. (Your Purdue Career Account is required for access.)

Student Records

You must be FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act) certified in order to access myPurdue (Banner) or Blackboard. Certification information and the online test are available at: FERPA Training & Certification

Grade records

  1. You should use Blackboard to keep track of your grades. Go to
  2. You will need to add your grader as an instructor, and they will have to be FERPA certified.

Instructor Procedures Concerning Students With Disabilities

In order to conform to the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Department has established procedures to be followed when a student comes forward with a certification letter from the Disability Resource Center (DRC)

See Instructor Procedures Concerning Students With Disabilities for procedures for all semesters and forms.