Information Classification Examples
Personally Identifiable Information (PII):
PII is protected by state and local data breach laws, and includes:
- Social Security Number*
- Place of Birth
- Bank account numbers
- Income tax records
- Driver’s license numbers
- Credit card numbers**
- Passport numbers
PII is considered Georgetown Restricted Data and should be handled according to our Data Classification Policy.
* Social Security Numbers are subject to the Policy on Use, Collection, and Retention of Social Security Numbers.
**Credit card information must not be stored by Georgetown University. Visit our Payment Card Industry (PCI) page for more information