E-Commerce and PCI Compliance

The purpose of the E-Commerce Committee is to ensure all e-commerce activity at Elon University conforms with applicable laws, regulations, and university policies.

The e-commerce committee will evaluate business practices as related to e-commerce activity to ensure proper recording of payment information in the university's financial systems, and monitoring for unrelated business income activity. The committee has responsibility for : 

  • Business practices related to e-commerce activity;
  • Compliance with credit card processing and credit card handling practices in all forms; and
  • Software applications that facilitate e-commerce activity.

E-Commerce Committee Membership

  • Assistant Vice President for Business and Finance (Chair)
  • Assistant Vice President for Administrative Services
  • Assistant Vice President for Technology and Chief Information Officer
  • Director of Internal Audit
  • Information Security Director
  • Comptroller
  • Director of Application Technologies
  • University Bursar

Credit Card Use and Compliance at Elon University

Elon University intends to follow all PCI-DSS regulations in its handling and processing of credit cards and credit card information.