UW Privacy Office


Last updated on January 10, 2024

Policies, Standards, and Guidelines

The UW’s privacy-related policies, standards, and guidelines assist UW units in complying with the laws and regulations and set forth the UW’s aspirations and expectations for the careful stewardship of the individually identifiable information.

  • Policies represent rules that are published in the UW policy directory
  • Standards explain and elaborate on the rule or policy
  • Guidelines are recommendations, advice, or procedures that help explain how University rules and policies are implemented.

General Policies

Topic or Data Specific Policies

Topic or Data Specific Best Practices