Privacy Policy

Your record, your right

The Alumni Association and the University of Alberta occasionally contact alumni by mail, email and phone with information on alumni events, services, and opportunities for giving. As has always been the case, your Alumni Association considers your privacy to be of utmost importance; it is a responsibility we take very seriously.

If you have any questions or concerns about your personal record, or would like to limit the kinds of contact you receive, please contact us.

Phone: (780) 492-3224
Toll-Free: (Canada and the US) 1-800-661-2593

Information collected in emails and web form

Information collected in emails and web form: The personal information requested by the Office of the Vice-President (External Relations) is collected under the authority of Section 33(c) of the Alberta Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and will be protected under Part 2 of that Act. It will be used for the purpose of alumni, donor engagement and philanthropic activities. Questions concerning the collection, use or disclosure of this information should be directed to the FOIP Liaison Officer, Office of Advancement, University of Alberta, 3-501 Enterprise Square, 10230 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton, AB, T5J 4P6, (780) 492-7400.

Privacy and links to other sites

The Alumni and Friends websites may contain links to other sites. We are not responsible for the content and the privacy practices of other websites and encourage you to examine each site's privacy policy and disclaimers and make your own decisions regarding the accuracy, reliability and correctness of material and information found.

Please also see the University of Alberta's privacy statement.

The university has taken the position that members of the Alumni Association are members of a "club, association or voluntary organization" within the meaning of Canadian Anti-Spam Legislation, thereby giving the university automatic implied consent to send Commercial Electronic Messages to alumni members until that consent is withdrawn.