Privacy Policy Notification

The National Autonomous University of Mexico, through the Center for Research on North America, domiciled at Floors 1, 7, 9, and 10 of the Humanities Tower II, University City, Postal Code 04510, Municipality of Coyoacán, Mexico City, is responsible for gathering your personal data, handling them, and protecting and storing them. This is in compliance with Article 12 of the National Autonomous University of Mexico’s Regulation on Transparency, Access to Public Information, and Protection of Personal Data, published in Gaceta UNAM on September 12, 2011, as well as with the Second Transitory Article of the General Law on the Protection of Personal Data in the Possession of Obligated Agencies, published in the Diario Oficial de la Federación (Official Federal Gazette) on January 26, 2017.

Your personal information will be handled according to the attributions laid out in Article 1 of the Charter of the National Autonomous University of Mexico and Article 9 of the General Statute of the National Autonomous University of Mexico with regard to teaching and research.


Las finalidades para el tratamiento son las siguientes:

  • Optimal navigation on the site
  • Notifying the public of academic activities
  • Registering for participation in academic events
  • Generating statistical data on navigation on the site


To that end, we need the following personal data:

  • Full name
  • E-mail address
  • Telephone number
  • Institution
  • City
  • State or legal federal jurisdiction
  • Gender
  • Date of birth
  • Internet address (IP) your service provider has assigned you


Acceptance of this notice implies that you have provided the personal data voluntarily and that it is your responsibility to ensure the data’s authenticity and timeliness.

We also wish to inform you that the National Autonomous University of Mexico, through the Center for Research on North America, will not transfer your personal data to third parties.


Use of Cookies

We wish to inform you that on our web pages, we use cookies and other technologies that make it possible to generate statistical information. These cookies are temporary and are erased as soon as you close your browser. They do not contain search histories or sensitive or personal information.

To exercise your rights to access, rectification, cancelation, and opposition, you may apply to the National Autonomous University of Mexico’s Transparency Unit, domiciled at Antigua Tienda UNAM Estadio, top floor, on the west side of the Olympic Stadium, University City, Coyoacán Mayoralty, 04510, or through the National Transparency Platform at http://www.plataformadetransparencia.org.mx.

If you no longer wish to be notified about the center’s upcoming activities, you may request to be removed from the e-mail list at the link “Leave this e-mail list” at the end of the e-mail included in each notification.

We reserve the right to change or update this notification at any time to include new legislative or legal decisions, internal decisions, or new requirements for offering our teaching services. These modifications will be available to the public through the CISAN web portal at http://ru.micisan.unam.mx/page/avisos_privacidad.


Last update, August 15, 2018.