Personal data

Protection of personal data on the website

Avignon University is concerned about the protection of personal data and is committed to ensuring the best level of protection for your personal data in accordance with the French Data Protection Act and the General Data Protection Regulation (RGPD).
For any information on the protection of personal data, you can also consult the website of the Commission nationale de l’informatique et des libertés (CNIL)

Person responsible for the processing of personal data

Mr Philippe Ellerkamp

Purpose : exploitation of your data

By submitting the contact form for an information request and having checked the box “I agree that the data provided via the form on this site will be used for the purpose of responding to me *.” To learn more, read the page on “Your personal data”, you can receive offers and information from us by electronic communication (email, sms…) in order to keep you informed of our news and novelties concerning our fields of competence.
If you have agreed to receive our offers and information, you can change your mind at any time and object to the mailings by indicating this when you fill in the contact form, or at any time by mail to :
Courriel :
Adress : Avignon University 74 rue Louis Pasteur 84029 Avignon cedex

The personal data collected on

What personal data is collected and when?

The data collected on the site is exclusively intended for Avignon University. It is at no time shared with a third party company nor transferred outside the EU. Your rights with regard to the Data Protection Act.
In accordance with the French law on Information Technology and Civil Liberties of January 6, 1978, modified by the law of August 6, 2004, you have the right to access, rectify and oppose any personal data concerning you.

Simply write to us online at or by mail to Avignon University 74 rue Louis Pasteur 84029 Avignon cedex, indicating your last name, first name, email and address. In accordance with the regulations in force, your request must be signed and accompanied by a photocopy of an identity document bearing your signature and specify the address to which the reply should be sent. A reply will be sent to you within 2 months of receipt of the request.

Length of retention of personal data

If you do not respond to our requests within 2 years, your personal data will be deleted from our database and placed in an exclusion database in order to justify our processing to the competent authorities.


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Our use of cookies

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Information collected through cookies

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More information about cookies

To learn more about cookies and in particular how to control them on your browser, we invite you to consult the page of the CNIL  :