What Information is Collected
www.saintmarys.edu may collect two types of information about you: personal information (such as your name, address, telephone number and e-mail address) and aggregate information that is anonymous (such as your IP address-a number used to identify your computer when you are on the Internet-or the type of browser you are using).
What We Will and Will Not Do with the Information You Provide
www.saintmarys.edu uses information generally to compile statistical data, keep in contact with users and provide them with a better interactive experience. We may use your information specifically for the following purposes: to provide easy access every time you return to the site without requiring re-entry of registration information; to keep you informed about products and services in which you may have interest; to complete business transactions; to contact you as part of a promotion; to allow you to make a posting on the Site; to administer individual accounts; to provide customer support; to meet legal requirements; to provide Internet security; and/or to analyze the collected information. Also, in the event that we are involved in a sale of a substantial portion of our business assets, customer information may be among the transferred assets.
www.saintmarys.edu works closely with our affiliates, business partners and certain other third parties who may perform functions on our behalf, such as providing promotional materials to our users, sending e-mail, managing data, processing credit card payments or providing customer service. They have access to your personal information only to the extent necessary to perform their functions and may not use it for any other purpose. Further, these business partners and other third parties may from time to time wish to extend special offers to you on their own behalf. We may use your personal information to assist our business partners in offering you these products, services and information and may act as an intermediary (for instance, sending you e-mail on their behalf).
When you visit the Site, we may store or recognize some information on your computer in the form of a “cookie” or similar file that can help us in many ways. For example, cookies allow us to tailor our site to better match your interests and preferences. With most Internet browsers or other software, you can erase cookies from your computer hard drive, block all cookies or receive a warning before a cookie is stored. Please refer to your browser instructions or help screen to learn more about these functions. If you reject cookies, functionality of the Site may be severely limited, and you may not be able to take advantage of many of the Site’s best features.
www.saintmarys.edu also leverages Google’s Ad Words program using a remarketing program to advertise to you on other websites that feature the Google Ad Network. Third-party vendors, including Google, may show these ads across other sites on the Internet based upon your past visits to www.saintmarys.edu. If you prefer not to be included in this program, you may opt out at https://www.google.com/ads/preferences/.
Linking to Our Business Affiliates’ and Third Party Web Sites
The Site contains links to sites operated by our affiliates, business partners and other third parties. Once you leave the Site, you may or may not see a new URL in the location bar. Please review the linked site’s privacy policies, and if you do not agree to be bound by the terms of the policies governing that site, terminate your visit to that site. We are not responsible for the privacy policies and practices of the sites operated by our business partners or other third parties.If you have any concerns about privacy procedures at our Web site or wish to access or modify your personal information collected at the Site, email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please make any communications as complete and descriptive as possible, and we will attempt to respond promptly to your concerns.