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Student Privacy Notice

Also listed as: 
Student Privacy Notice
Privacy Notice
Replacement of Data Protection Policy

The Open University needs to collect and process personal data in order to provide services to students, manage its operations effectively, and meet legal requirements.

The University has a new Student Privacy Notice, which replaces the Data Protection Policy.

The Student Privacy notice sets out how we use your personal data. A summary document is provided for quick reference. 

For certain kinds of student, we carry out additional actions with their personal data. These are detailed in the following supplementary privacy notices

For more information, see How the OU uses student data.