Personal Information is factual or subjective information about an identifiable individual. It includes, but is not limited to, details such as one’s name, address, gender, age, marital status, health information, education, employment history, and financial data. A student’s personal information includes student number, enrolment status, grades and courses taken or amount of fees owing. FIPPA legislation in Ontario protects personal information from unauthorized collection, use and disclosure. For a full definition of Personal Information please see Sec.2 of FIPPA. You can access the legislation at Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.