Data Classification Standard

While performing their assignments at Duke University, all users will likely come into contact with many types of information or data, some of which may be considered Sensitive or Restricted according to Duke’s data classifications and regulatory requirements. It is the responsibility of Duke to implement procedures and standards to help users protect their data.

The purpose of this standard is to define Duke’s data classifications and data types for each classification.

Read the full definitions and policy: Data Classification Standard

Policy types

Data Access-Use-Retention


Protecting Information and Privacy