Security Policy Statement

The University of Connecticut respects your privacy and the privacy and security of the information you provide the University. The University makes every reasonable effort to ensure the confidentiality and security of that information within its system. The University does not intend to sell or disclose to entities outside the University your name, mailing address, telephone number, e-mail address, or other information you provide.

The University collects information concerning your Internet connection and general information about your visit to its website to analyze trends, create summary statistics for determining technical design specifications, and monitor system performance. The collection of this information is intended to help the University deliver the best and most secure service possible.

The Student Administration System web server encrypts your entire Student Administration session when in route between your browser and the web server. Unencrypted access is not available. This practice helps prevent unauthorized third parties from intercepting and gaining access to your private data during transmission over the Internet. The web server uses 128 or 256 bit Secure Socket Layer (SSL) encryption supported by all modern browsers.

When accessing a Student Administration System website log in page, the University of Connecticut takes appropriate steps to properly secure your information and records. You are responsible for protecting any of your personal information that you access through the web site. When finished using this site, make sure to log out of the Student Administration System and close your web browser. To protect your privacy and prevent unauthorized use of your Student Administration System ID, you must log out of the Student Administration System and completely close all web browser windows when you finish using the system. Failure to do so may result in your personal information being viewed by someone else using the same computer.

University of Connecticut’s Student Administration System provides real-time access to your official student / instructor records and allows you to update them immediately. Records always remain secure and confidential, since the web server encrypts all data.

Attempts at unauthorized access to systems may result in penalties in accordance with University security policy and State and Federal statutes.

Security : Security is a priority at the University of Connecticut. We are committed to protecting the security and confidentiality of your information. We use a combination of state-of-the-art technology and methods to help ensure that your online sessions are secure.

Internet Security Measures : Any personal information you send us is scrambled. This technology, called Secure Socket Layers (SSL), protects information you submit or receive through this site.

Firewall : The University of Connecticut uses firewalls to help limit entry by anyone without proper authorization. A firewall is a security mechanism that regulates the data going in and out of a network. It is a commonly used as a shield against data going in or out of a network. It checks to make sure that communications only occur between approved individuals and that the communication is in the proper protocol.

Surveillance : University of Connecticut security systems regularly monitor the web server to help ensure your information is secure.