We collect information from you when you register on our site, subscribe to our newsletter, or fill out a form.
When registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, mailing address, and/or Skype username. You may, however, visit parts of our site anonymously.
What do we use your information for?
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
- To personalize your experience. Your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs.
- To improve our website. We continually strive to improve our website offerings on the basis of the information and feedback we receive from you.
- To administer a contest, promotion, survey, or other site feature.
- To send periodic emails.
The email address you provide when you enroll in the eCampus community will be used only to send you information and updates pertaining to our service. If you decide to opt in to our mailing list, you will receive emails that may include UW-Extension CEOEL news, updates, related service information, and so on.
Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.
How do we protect your information?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you access your personal information.
Yes. (Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your compute's hard drive through your Web browser—if you allow—that enables the site's or service provider's systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.)
Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect our or others' rights, property, or safety.
The UW-Extension’s division of Continuing Education Outreach & E-Learning uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies,” which are text files placed on your computer, to help determine how visitors use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, compile reports on website activity for website operators and provide other services relating to website activity and Internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.
Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act compliance
We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act). We do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.
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