Student Housing Contract Appeal Records

Records that document the disposition of appeals made by residents who have been assessed the standard penalties for failing to follow the terms of their housing/food service contracts. File may include students' appeals stating their reasons for seeking modification of contract terms; decisions from the director of housing, including instructions for further appeal if students have additional relevant information and desire to proceed; correspondence; and other related records.


Student Affairs


Campus Life, Residence Life and Housing

Retention Period

Appeal records should be placed with the orginial contract and maintained together. Retain for six years after expiration of contract.


O.C.G.A. 9-3-24

Disposition Instructions

Confidential destruction is required. Paper must be shredded, pulped, or incinerated; electronic records must be overwritten or the storage media physically destroyed. Deletion of information in computer files or on electronic storage media is not sufficient.

Last Updated: December 31, 2008