Congratulations! Your child is headed off to college! Eighteen years of milestones flash before you as you prepare for this new adventure. In this new college environment, all the information you were once responsible for and privy to, like your child’s grades, tuition bill, and medical records will be off limits to you. Your access to these records will be denied if your newly adult child does not give you authorization. Here are some things you need to know in order to navigate this new landscape:
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