UW Privacy Office

February 8, 2019

EDUCAUSE 2019 Top 10 IT Issues

Source: EDUCAUSE Review, January 28, 2019

EDUCAUSE 2019 Top 10 IT Issues

Privacy is about properly handling personally identifiable information that institutions collect, create, store, share, use, and dispose of. Privacy affects everyone. Without sensitive personal information, institutions can’t register students, hire staff, conduct research, and complete their organizational missions. Understanding what data is being collected and how and where it is being used is central to discerning the institution’s role in safeguarding this information.