Right to Know
Right to Know Law
Clarion University's Office of Open Records is to enforce the state's Right-to-Know law and to serve as a resource for citizens, public officials and members of the media in obtaining public records of their government.
Requests for records must be addressed to the Agency Open Records Officer and can be submitted by email, fax, mail or in person. The request should be specific and not seek answers to questions. After filing a request, a response will be issued within 5 business days.
Clarion University's Open Records Officer is:
840 Wood Street
Clarion, PA 16214
Filing an Appeal
When a request is denied or deemed denial, a requester may file an appeal to the Pennsylvania
Office of Open Records. The appeal must be filed within 15 business days of the denial
or deemed denial date. The appeal must also include the request, agency denial if
one exists, and address agency grounds that the request was denied. An appeals officer
will determine if the record(s) is subject to public access.
An appeal may be filed to the Office of Open Records via its Online Appeal Form, email, fax or in person at:
Office of Open Records
Commonwealth Keystone Building
333 Market Street, 16th Floor
Harrisburg, PA 17101-2234
Right to Know Policies