At Staffordshire University, we are committed to protecting personal data. We have taken steps to comply with The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) - a new EU legal framework for data protection which applies to all member states from 25 May 2018.
Data Protection Policy
This policy sets out the commitment of the University to the maintenance of high standards of protection for the personal data it holds, whether in digital or manual records.
Subject Access Request Procedure
Data protection gives people the right, subject to some exceptions, to see personal information which the University holds about them. Find out how to make a Subject Access Request.
Data Classification, Handling and Disposal Policy
The purpose of this policy is to define a system of categorising information in relation to its sensitivity and confidentiality, and to define associated rules for the handling of each category of information to ensure the appropriate level of security (confidentiality, integrity and availability) of that information.
Prospective Student Data Capture
This policy outlines the way that we record and store the data of prospective students in relation to the Higher Education Access Tracker (HEAT) service
Student Privacy Statement
This Privacy Statement tells you what personal data we collect about you, how we use the data, the legal justification for using it and who might see it.
Policy for Passwords to Access Computer Resources
This policy supports the IT regulations to ensure that passwords used to access computer resources are selected and updated in line with best proactive security standards