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Hope College Data Breach Class Action Lawsuit Investigation

by | Dec 18, 2022 | Firm News

Markovits, Stock & DeMarco, LLC, a law firm experienced in data breach class action litigation, is investigating claims on behalf of victims of a data breach involving data entrusted to Hope College.  Hope College is headquartered in Holland, Michigan.  If you received a notice of data breach letter from Hope College please contact us as soon as possible to understand your legal rights in response to the data breach.

What Happened?

On December 15, 2022, Hope College reported that it suffered a data breach on or around September 27, 2022, affecting thousands of individuals.  Hope College learned that an unauthorized party accessed and copied certain information from its network.[1]  In total, the data of 156,713 individuals was compromised in the Hope College data breach.[2]

What Data is Involved in the Hope College Data Breach?[3]

  • Full Name
  • Social Security Number
  • Date of Birth
  • Driver’s License Number
  • Student ID Number


What Should I do if I Received Notification of the Data Breach from Hope College?

If you would like to have a free, confidential consultation with an attorney to learn more about your rights and potential legal remedies related to the Hope College data security breach, please contact Markovits, Stock & DeMarco attorney Justin Walker at (513) 651-3700, email us at [email protected], or submit a Case Evaluation request through the form below.


[1]   https://apps.web.maine.gov/online/aeviewer/ME/40/9574bf0a-94d2-4653-8665-da79a7728b4b/7a50da1a-1609-4b27-af7b-ab04401d29a6/document.html

[2]  Id.

[3] https://hope.edu/_resources/cybersecurityupdate.pdf