Privacy Policy


Luiss University, Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali Guido Carli (which will be referred to as LUISS), is a private university in Italy.

The information below describes how Luiss treats data gathered through the use of and

What personal data do we collect?

Luiss, as a data controller, collects the following data:

Cookies are text files that are automatically generated during a browsing session. Session cookies are removed automatically once the browser is closed. Another type of cookie is memorized on the user’s computer (for example to automatically log in to web sites, a user can request to memorize their user name and password on one of these files.) Analytics cookies are used to collect information for statistical purposes on the number of users that visit the site and how they reach it. The aforementioned cookies can be installed directly by a web site manager or by a third party. Lastly, profiling cookies are used to send advertisements, for example through personalized banners, in line with a user’s preferences as demonstrated through their browsing.

The Luiss web site uses analytics cookies and third-party profiling cookies, the latter primarily from the following:

If a user prefers to not receive cookies, they can prevent their transmission from a web site by configuring their Internet browser. In some cases, however, functions of some sites may require the use of cookies.

Why does Luiss collect data?

Luiss collects data for the following purposes:

Why is this collection of data legal?

The collection of personal data as processed by Luiss is legal as it is based on user consent expressed during browsing and expressly given while consulting the web site.

How does Luiss process data and for how long is it stored?

Personal data is stored both in hard copy and electronically (servers, cloud databases, software applications, etc).

Luiss stores users’ personal information according to fundamental criteria: the reason it was collected, for marketing purposes and according to law. Further information regarding how long data is stored according to each data category is available on

Who does Luiss share personal data with?

At Luiss
Luiss staff and collaborators have access to personal data strictly limited to information necessary to provide requested services. In particular:

Luiss staff and collaborators have been informed of the importance of data privacy: Luiss has adopted all the necessary practices to bring their attention to the importance of protecting personal data.

Service providers
Luiss shares personal information with some service providers that assist in offering services requested by users:

When third-party operators access data, they do so in accordance with data protection law and upon instruction from Luiss.

Legal requirements

Luiss does not communicate personal data to third parties without authorization, except when it is required by law or an authority.

Is data transferred abroad?

User data is never transferred abroad.

What are my rights and how can I exert them?

European legislation, GDPR 2016/679, guarantees specific rights. For each data transfer, users have the following rights:

Users may also exercise the following rights under certain circumstances:

Any data subjects wishing to exercise their statutory rights may, without formality, send an e-mail to or write to the Luiss Data Controller at Viale Pola 12, 00198 Rome, Italy, setting out their request and furnishing the information necessary to identify them.

The contact details of the Data Protection Officer (DPO) can be viewed on the Controller’s website at

The Controller will reply within one month. Should the Controller be unable to reply by the above deadline, it will give you a detailed explanation as to why your request cannot be satisfied.

How can Luiss be contacted?

The information presented on this page is intended to inform users on which types of data are collected by LUISS and how the data is processed. Users requiring additional information or clarification can contact us at:

Luiss Guido Carli, Viale Pola, 12 – 00198 – Roma –