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As an institution of higher learning, the University of Central Florida encourages, supports, protects, and embraces freedom of expression to pursue scholarly inquiry and to share information with the global academic community. To maintain a secure and reliable network, UCF strives to inform all UCF employees and students of the policies which govern the use of UCF computing services and networks.

The Information Security Office is available to help provide guidance and resources to improve your information security. If you have questions that are not answered on this site, please contact our office at

The information presented below is also available in our Information Security Brochure for Students.

Know your rights and responsibilities concerning the proper and ethical use of technology on campus by reading the UCF InfoSec policies and The Golden Rule student handbook. The handbook provides important information about how the University responds to violations involving copyright infringement, particularly Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) violations, based on the HEOA Compliance Program for Peer-to-Peer File Sharing and Copyrighted Material.

The safety of your personal and university information is a shared responsibility.