In order to do research in schools you will need to complete a fingerprint criminal background check. This is required by the schools we work in and is also a University requirement. If you are not affiliated with the College of Education, you will need to contact an agency that conducts fingerprint background checks that include a check of the sex offender registry nationally.
For those affiliated with the College of Education, we offer ways to complete a background check through Accurate Biometrics both on site and at their place of business. For Spring of 2016Accurate Biometrics will be at the Bureau of Educational Research to conduct checks only on researchers affiliated with the College of Education on:
Contact the Bureau for further information about this opportunity.