If You Process Credit Cards Read This Update

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With data security being a major priority, UCSF is updating the policies and procedures to ensure compliance with the mandatory requirements set by the Payment Card Industry - Data Security Standards (PCI-DSS).

Your Role Ensuring UCSF Meets PCI-DSS

If your department is processing credit card transactions, please contact the Payment Card Industry (PCI) internal team, which oversees and manages the University’s credit card transactions, immediately at, to obtain the new policies and procedures.

Going forward, if your department wants to establish a new method of accepting credit cards or make changes to existing payment methods, please contact the PCI workgroup to obtain pre-authorization prior to change or implementation. For all questions, please contact the PCI workgroup at