Privacy at UTSA

Venu Nair serves as the Interim Chief Privacy Officer for The University of Texas at San Antonio.  At your request, Venu will provide specialized training and legal guidance on all matters related to privacy and data protection.

Contact Information

Venu Nair
Senior Associate Counsel, Interim Chief Privacy Officer, Public Information Officer and Record Retention Officer
Office of Legal Affairs
Tel: 210-458-4105

Reporting Suspected Privacy Violations

Report alleged privacy violations to and/or UTSA’s Office of Institutional Compliance & Risk Services: 210-458-5365 or Compliance Online Reports


Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

Texas Medical Records Privacy Act

The University of Texas at San Antonio Office of Legal Affairs is committed to providing accurate, thorough and timely legal advice to the University administration, and to pursuing a proactive, problem-solving approach to legal issues and problems through a collaborative effort with the administration.

None of the information contained on this web site is intended to be construed as legal advice.