Protection of privacy
UOIT collects and retains student and alumni personal information under the authority of the UOIT Act (2002). Theinformation is related directly to and needed by the university for the purposes of admission, registration, graduationand other activities related to its programs.The information will be used to admit, register and graduate students, record academic achievement, issue librarycards, and administer and operate academic, athletic, recreational, residence, alumni and other university programs.Information on admission, registration and academic achievement may also be disclosed and used for statistical andresearch purposes by the university, other post-secondary institutions and the provincial government.Personal information provided for admission and registration and any other information placed into the studentrecord will be collected, protected, used, disclosed and retained in compliance with Ontario’s Freedom of Informationand Protection of Privacy Act (R.S.O. 1990, c. F.31).
personal information on behalf of Your SA (student association). Your SA uses this information for the purpose of membership administration, elections, annual general meetings and its health plans. The university discloses the
questions about its collection, use and disclosure of the information. T: 905.721.1609, E: firstname.lastname@example.org.If you have any questions about the collection, use and disclosure of your personal information by the university,please contact the director, Human Resources, 2000 Simcoe Street North, Oshawa ON L1H 7K4, T: 905.721.8668.
Notication of disclosure of personal information to Statistics Canada
The federal Statistics Act provides the legal authority for Statistics Canada to obtain access to personal information
provisions of the Statistics Act prevent the information from being released in any way that would identify a student.Under the federal Privacy Act, individuals can request access to their own information held on federal informationbanks, including those held by Statistics Canada.Students who do not wish to have their information used can ask Statistics Canada to remove their identifying information from the national database.Further information on the use of this information can be obtained from Statistics Canada’s website at
or by writing to:Institutional Surveys SectionCentre for Education Statistics,Statistics Canada, Main Building, SC 2100-KTunney’s Pasture, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1A 0T6