Access to Information and Protection of Privacy

Effective June 10, 2006 universities became subject to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA). Please refer to the following websites for further information on the FIPPA and other privacy and access policies and procedures:

The Information & Privacy Officer for Nipissing University can be reached in the Office of the Vice-President, Finance & Administration (Room F313-C), at extension 4307 or via email at

Individual Residents of the European Union

If you reside within the European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEU), we acknowledge the rights granted to you under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Please contact the Access & Privacy Officer (contact information provided below) if you have any questions or concerns about how your data is being collected, used, or disclosed.

The GDPR does not apply to the University processing information belonging to individuals residing in Canada. The University is legally required to follow Ontario’s Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA), and has established collection, retention and destruction processes in compliance with FIPPA.

Contact the Access & Privacy Office as follows:

Telephone: 705-474-3450 ext. 4307