Access to public records is encouraged to foster confidence in government, to provide the public the opportunity to evaluate the expenditure of public funds and for the efficient and proper functioning of its institutions. Georgia's Open Records Act, O.C.G.A. 50-18-70 et seq., provides that all public records of an agency must be made available for inspection or copying unless they are specifically exempt by law. Generally, these records must be made available within three business days of the receipt of request. It is the policy of the Athens Technical College to provide access to all public records in accordance with the law.
Open Records requests should be directed to the following individual at the college:
As set forth in its student catalog, Athens Technical College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national or ethnic origin, gender, religion, disability, age, political affiliation or belief, genetic information, veteran status, or citizenship status (except in those special circumstances permitted or mandated by law). The following individuals have been designated to coordinate the college's implementation of nondiscrimination policies: Keli Fewox, Director of Student Support, Section 504 and the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Coordinator, Office H-748, 706/355- 5081, firstname.lastname@example.org, Becky Burton, Human Resources , Title VI, Title VII, Title IX Coordinator (Employees), Office K-514, email@example.com, 706/583-2818, and Dr. Leslie Crickenberger, Vice President of Student Affairs, Title IX Coordinator(Students) Office H-774, 706/355-5029, firstname.lastname@example.org
, 800 U.S. Highway 29 North, Athens, GA 30601.