Alumni and supporter privacy notice

Wonderful things continue to happen at the University of Surrey - many of which happen because our friends and alumni support students and research at Surrey through their engagement, volunteering and philanthropic giving.

To ensure that wonderful things continue to happen at Surrey, Advancement enables and cultivates a culture of continuity and engagement, keeping in touch with all Surrey alumni and friends and focusing on relationships with potential and existing donors.

The University of Surrey is registered as a Data Controller with the Information Commissioner’s Office (our notification number is Z6346945), and we are committed to ensuring that the data we process is handled in accordance with data protection legislation.

We have a Data Protection Officer who can be contacted via

One of our responsibilities is to tell you about the different ways we collect and use your personal data. This statement provides details about these uses. In addition to this statement, you may be given further information about the uses of your personal data when you use certain services offered by the University of Surrey.