EFFECTIVE DATE: August 7, 2009
Collection and use of personally identifiable information. The University does not collect personally identifiable information without your authorization. Any personally identifiable information you provide is voluntary and is solely used to help fulfill a request you make using the Services, Content, or Software through the use or access of this Website. Examples of personally identifiable information include your account information such as your name, address, telephone number, etc. (which you provide when registering with the Website) and any other information which may be linked to your account. The University will not sell, rent, or share with any third party or individual your personally identifiable information except as necessary to help fulfill a request you have made using the Services, Content, or Software through the use or access of this Website (e.g., sending or otherwise transmitting to you the requested information or custom-tailoring your Website experience based upon your preferences). However, the University reserves the right to disclose your personally identifiable information as required by law or as permitted by law when the University, in good faith, deems it necessary to protect its rights and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process.
Collection and use of non-personally identifiable information. The University collects non-personally identifiable information about your visit to the University Website. This information may include the Uniform Resource Locator (URL) that you just came from (whether this URL is on this Website or not), which URL you next go to (whether this URL is on this Website or not), what browser you are using, and your IP address. This information is primarily used by the University to analyze web traffic and to improve the functionality and content of the Website and does not contain any personally identifiable information which may belong to you or any other individual. However, the University reserves the right to disclose this information as required or as permitted by law when the University, in good faith, deems it necessary to protect its rights and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process.
Protection of your information. The University exercises great care in protecting your personally identifiable information such as, but not limited to, your user registration, user login, user sessions, and electronic communications to and from the University. UNFORTUNATELY, NO DATA TRANSMISSION OVER THE INTERNET CAN BE GUARANTEED TO BE 100% SECURE. AS A RESULT, WHILE THE UNIVERSITY STRIVES TO PROTECT YOUR PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION, THE UNIVERSITY IS NOT ABLE TO ENSURE OR WARRANT THE SECURITY OF ANY INFORMATION YOU TRANSMIT TO OR FROM THE WEBSITE.
Internally, the University restricts access to your personally identifiable information to those who require access in order to provide services in connection your requests or inquiries that you have provided via the Website.
Accessing, correcting, and updating your information. You may at any time request access to the personally identifiable information that the University has collected about you and you may request corrections or updates to that information. The University will make reasonable efforts to respond promptly to all such requests, but reserves the right to limit such requests.