Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) Implementation

The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is a set of security requirements developed by credit card companies to ensure consistent data security measures for sensitive credit cardholder data.

UCSC Merchants, units and departments that accept credit card payments must comply with PCI DSS requirements. For information and guidance, please contact UCSC's Campus Credit Card Coordinator at iditmars@ucsc.edu or 459-3206.


For information about the PCI DSS itself, please visit the following PCI Security Standards Council web pages:

UCSC Training Guide

Additional Resources:

Comments and Questions:

Please send comments and questions about PCI compliance at UCSC to the Campus Credit Card Coordinator at iditmars@ucsc.edu or 459-3206.

Please contact itpolicy@ucsc.edu with comments about this web page.


Rev. 8/22/13