Office of Information Security
University Privacy Office
Part of the Office of Information Security, The University Privacy Office promotes an organizational culture that provides oversight and leadership to Penn State faculty, staff, and students so they may conduct operations and activities with a reasonable expectation of privacy. We commit to compliance with local and regulatory requirements and University policies, standards, and guidelines.
HEALTH INSURANCE PORTABILITY AND ACCOUNTABILITY ACT (HIPAA)
Penn State remains committed to keeping your protected health information (PHI) private.
GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION (GDPR)
Requires a baseline set of standards for organizations that process personal information.
Partnering together to ensure privacy is attainable and achievable for the University community.
PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION (PII)
The Pennsylvania Data Security Breach Notification Laws applies to specific data elements.