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Can I tell the college not to contact my parents if I am 18 years of age Watch

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    Hi,

    Right now I am studying at college and having some attendance/health issues. The college is continuously contacting my parents about it, and it seems since as I am 18 doesn't that mean it can just go through me? Do I have to request this or should it be done anyway. Surely I have some right to privacy now being totally disconnected from my parents, legally that is.

    THank you for all answers in advance
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    Im not to sure but im pretty sure you should have some privacy! i have counsiling and its kept confidencial. you should ask if your problems can be kept confidencial and if they say no then i would question that. EVERYONE is allowed confidencial stuff no matter what the age
 
 
 
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