University Code of Conduct

Standard of Conduct

9. Carefully Manage Public, Private, and Confidential Information.

Community members are the creators and custodians of many types of information. The public right to access and the individual’s right to privacy are both governed by laws and University policies. To meet these responsibilities, community members are expected to:

  • learn and follow laws and University policies and agreements regarding access, use, protection, disclosure, retention, and disposal of public, private, and confidential information;
  • follow document preservation and retention guidelines; and
  • maintain data security using electronic and physical safeguards.