Information Management

This page contains links to all aspects of information management at the University of Surrey. It includes guidance on how we handle your personal information and how we deal with requests received under the Freedom of Information Act. We have also included helpful links to information for students on how to keep their personal information secure when using University networks and social media.

The Information Compliance Unit

The Information Compliance Unit is part of Business Support and Traded Services. It handles requests for information made under the Data Protection Act 1998 and the Freedom of Information Act 2000. It provides advice and guidance on data protection, records management and freedom of information matters as well as housing the University Archives.

Information security

Information security aims to ensure that University information and information systems can be accessed and used only by authorised users and that they are protected from unauthorised use, modification, disclosure and loss.