The University uses industry best practices in data security to minimize risks to user personal data through data loss, misuse, unauthorized access and unauthorized disclosure and alteration. All user data is protected against unauthorized access or distribution. User personally identifiable information (PII) will never be shared with third parties without user permission. Users can delete all personally identifiable information (PII) and all anonymous data from our servers at any time by using commands within the Illinois App. Also, users select their preference from five levels of privacy within the app, which correspond to different amounts of stored information.