Do colleges do background checks on students?

Answer According to USA Today, most colleges don't conduct formal background checks to avoid the appearance of discriminatory practices against those with criminal records. However, some do check student ... Read More »

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Criminal Background Checks for Colleges?

Criminal background checks are standard procedure for most colleges and universities when hiring faculty and staff. But until recently, most colleges did not conduct background checks on prospectiv... Read More »

Does anyone such as the FBI CIA do background security checks and checks for citizenship on members of Congress and the President elect?

They MAY do so as a pre-requisite for their accessing certain classified information during their terms of office after they are elected. HOWEVER, there is no Constitutional requirement that these ... Read More »

Who does the background checks for OPM?

Office of Personnel Management (OPM) conducts its own background checks in-house. The OPM is the agency that provide security clearance to all federal agencies looking to hire new employees or cont... Read More »

Background Checks for Schools?

School can be one of the most vulnerable atmospheres that children are exposed to. Since parents cannot be present and some individuals are mentally ill, schools conduct background checks on poten... Read More »