Kean University OPRA

Jennifer Costo filed this request with the Kean University of New Jersey.
Due March 25, 2020
Est. Completion April 23, 2020
Status
Awaiting Response

Communications

From: Jennifer Costo


To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the New Jersey Open Public Records Act, I hereby request the following records:

To Whom it May Concern:

Pursuant to the New Jersey Open Records Act, I hereby request the following records:

* Any annual, quarterly or semesterly logs or reports that detail how often various school therapy services are provided to students. Please provide logs from the academic year beginning in 2014 through the present.

* Any reports, logs, or other data that tracks average wait times for students who have sought help for mental health issues. Please provide logs from the academic year beginning in 2014 through the present.

* The budget for mental health services for each year beginning in 2014 through the present.

* Any reports, logs, or other data that tracks the number of mental-health related accommodations requested each school year, as well as the outcomes of those accommodation requests. Please provide records beginning in 2014 through the present.

* Any and all policies related to mental health, including but not limited to policies governing leaves of absence (voluntary and involuntary) for students, as well as any logs or reports that note the voluntary and involuntary leaves of absences students have taken each year since 2014.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 7 business days, as the statute requires.

Sincerely,

Jennifer Costo

From: Kean University

March 26, 2020

Jennifer Costo

VIA Email: requests@muckrock.com

Re: Extension of 03/17/2020 OPRA Request

Dear Ms. Costo:

Kean University originally received your Open Public Records Act (OPRA)
request on March 17, 2020. As such, the initial seven (7) business day
deadline to respond to your request is Wednesday, March 26, 2020.

Your request sought access to the following government records:

* Any annual, quarterly or semesterly logs or reports that detail how often
various school therapy services are provided to students. Please provide
logs from the academic year beginning in 2014 through the present.
* Any reports, logs, or other data that tracks average wait times for
students who have sought help for mental health issues. Please provide logs
from the academic year beginning in 2014 through the present.
* The budget for mental health services for each year beginning in 2014
through the present.
* Any reports, logs, or other data that tracks the number of mental-health
related accommodations requested each school year, as well as the outcomes
of those accommodation requests. Please provide records beginning in 2014
through the present.
* Any and all policies related to mental health, including but not limited
to policies governing leaves of absence (voluntary and involuntary) for
students, as well as any logs or reports that note the voluntary and
involuntary leaves of absences students have taken each year since 2014.

Please be advised your request will require an extension of time as
University operations have been impacted by COVID-19 guidelines and
protocols. As such, your request will be extended until April 23, 2020.
OPRA allows custodians to seek extensions of time pursuant to N.J.S.A.
47:1A-5i. Specifically, OPRA states that "the requestor shall be advised by
the custodian when the record can be made available. If the record is not
made available by that time, access shall be deemed denied."

In the interim, if you have questions regarding this request, feel free to
contact me at 908-737-3322.

Sincerely,

Laura Barkley-Haelig

Custodian of Records

Kean University

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