Safeguarding BuckID Numbers

Published: 2012-08-24

As a reminder, BuckID numbers (16 digit number) should not be sent via email.  The BuckID number is a credit card number and must be given the same safeguards as social security numbers, bank accounts, student education records or bank issued credit cards.   

Current BuckID cards contain the student (or employee) ID number and the 16 digit credit card number. 

The 16 digit number should not be stored or emailed.

For additional information:

Policy on Institutional Data

Restricted Data Elements

Please contact the ITS Helpdesk if you have any questions or concerns.

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