UBIT Policy, HIPAA, FERPA and the Breach Notification Act

Familiarize yourself with state laws and university policies that govern the use and storage of restricted data.

  • UBIT HIPAA Policy
    Learn how UB Information Technology complies with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA).
  • FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act)
    The Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) (20 U.S.C. § 1232g; 34 CFR Part 99) is a Federal law that protects the privacy of student education records. The law applies to all schools that receive funds under an applicable program of the U.S. Department of Education.
  • New York State Breach Notification Act
    New York State regulations require reporting the exposure of restricted or private computerized data.