Protecting Privacy and Information Security in a Federal Postsecondary Student Data System

Organization: IHEP & Vantage Technology Consulting Group
Author: Joanna Grama

Our current federal postsecondary data system is incomplete and fails to provide today’s students with the accurate, timely information that they need to inform their college choices and promote their success. As policymakers consider proposals to improve this federal data system, it is critical that they work in tandem to protect students’ privacy and ensure that their information is secure.

This paper, authored by Joanna GramaSenior Consultant at Vantage Technology Consulting Group, provides an in-depth look at the current landscape for postsecondary data privacy and security at the federal level.