UNIVERSITY POLICY ON SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER PRIVACY
INITIATED: October 2006
UPDATED: April 2009
APPROVED: December 2006
UPDATE APPROVAL: June 2009
All faculty, staff and students.
Northern Michigan University’s policy is to protect the confidentiality of social security numbers in accordance with the requirements of the Michigan Social Security Number Privacy Act. Violation of this policy may result in disciplinary action, up to and including dismissal for employees and up to expulsion for students. Individuals who violate the act may also be subject to the civil and criminal penalties provided for in the Act. This policy is effective January 1, 2006.
The Michigan Social Security Number Privacy Act, Public Act 454 of 2004, MCL44.81-.87.
Human Resources, ext. 2330 (Finance and Administration)
For implementing instructions, please click here: Social Security Number Privacy Procedures