Accepting Credit Card Payments

As a department that accepts payment cards on behalf of Washington University in St. Louis, it is your responsibility to prevent the loss of all customers’ Personal Identifiable Information (PII) including but not limited to cardholder data used to process transactions. Failure to secure this sensitive information can result in fines and fees, loss of merchant department account, and severe damage to the Washington University in St. Louis brand; including the merchant department and the university as a whole.


Becoming a Credit Card Merchant

Merchant application and terminal options

Compliance Requirements

Rules for accepting credit card payments

Incident Response

Response for suspected data loss

Mandatory Annual Training

Annual training requirement for PCI DSS compliance

Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS)

Detailed requirements for PCI DSS compliance

Securing Credit Card Data

Secure confidential cardholder data

Need Help?

Contact Kim Duncan
kimberly.duncan@wustl.edu
314-935-4370

Email Kim