Privacy Policy

Data identifying the owner of the website:

In accordance with Law 34/2002, of 11 July, on Information Society Services and Electronic Commerce (LSSICE).

General information obligations established in article 10 of the LSSI.

This policy regulates the access and use of the website owned by:

  • Commercial Name: Universidade de Santiago de Compostela
  • Name: USC
  • TAX ID: Q1518001A
  • E-Mail: contratació

Data Protection Policy:

LEGISLATION. In compliance with Article 12 of the European Data Protection Regulation, relating to the transparency of information, communication and procedures for exercising the data subject’s rights and Article 13 relating to the information to be provided when personal data is obtained from the data subject.

DATA CONTROLLER. The same as the owner of the website.


  • CONTACT FORM. The purpose of the processing is to deal with requests for information or contact received.
  • CONTRACTING FORM. The purpose of the processing will be to manage the payment and carry out the necessary formalities to comply with the contract for the provision of services.


  • CONTACT FORM. The legal basis for the processing of your data is to be able to deal with your contact request.
  • CONTRACTING FORM. The legal basis for the processing of your data is the consent given for the execution of the contract for the provision of services.


  • CONTACT FORM. The data will be kept for the time necessary to resolve your queries and will never exceed 1 year from the first contact.
  • CONTRACTING FORM. The data will be kept for the legally established periods.

TRANSFER OF DATA. The data will not be transferred to third parties who are not involved in the process except in cases where there is a legal obligation.

RIGHTS OF THE INTERESTED PARTY. You will have the right to access your personal data, as well as to request the rectification of inaccurate data or, where appropriate, to request their deletion when, among other reasons, the data are no longer necessary for the purposes for which they were collected. You may request the limitation of or opposition to the processing of your data, in which case we will only keep them in order to comply with the legally established obligations.

THE RIGHT NOT TO BE SUBJECT TO AUTOMATED INDIVIDUAL DECISIONS, INCLUDING PROFILING. No automated individual decisions are made about you and no profiles are created that produce legal effects or significantly affect you in a similar way.

WHERE TO EXERCISE YOUR RIGHTS. To exercise your rights, you must send an e-mail to enclosing a photocopy of your ID card or document that duly proves your identity with your request.

SECURITY MEASURES. Taking into account the state of the art, the costs of implementation, and the nature, scope, context and purposes of the processing, as well as risks of varying likelihood and severity to the rights and freedoms of natural persons, Universidade de Santiago de Compostela applies appropriate technical and organisational measures to ensure a level of security appropriate to the risk.

TREATMENT BASED ON THE CONSENT OF THE AFFECTED PERSON. No personal data is collected through this website without your consent.

DUTY OF CONFIDENTIALITY. In accordance with Article 5.1 f) of Regulation (EU) 2016/679 Universidade de Santiago de Compostela undertakes to treat your personal data as absolutely confidential and to use them only for the purposes indicated.

INACCURACY OF THE DATA OBTAINED DIRECTLY FROM THE DATA SUBJECT. For the purposes provided for in Article 5(1)(d) of Regulation (EU) 2016/679, personal data that are inaccurate with respect to the purposes for which they are processed shall not be imputable to the controller, if you have not exercised your right to rectification.

RIGHT TO COMPLAIN. In the event that you do not agree with the processing of your data, you may address your complaints to the Spanish Data Protection Agency, C/ Jorge Juan, 6 – 28001 Madrid.

Applicable legislation

This Legal Notice shall be governed by the provisions of Spanish law and shall be subject to the jurisdiction of the Courts and Tribunals of the domicile of the owner of the website.