Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy

Welcome to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Office

The University is covered by the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA), which supports protection of personal privacy, as well access to University records in support of transparency and accountability.

The University is committed to these principles and to the requirements of FIPPA.

The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (FIPP) Office oversees and supports access protection of privacy at the University, by:

  • protecting the personal privacy of students, faculty and staff,
  • processing access requests, and
  • leading and fostering excellent access and privacy practice