Last modified: May 3, 2016.
Adler University (the “University”) respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it through our compliance with this policy. This policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide when you visit www.AdlerPedia.org, www.adler.edu or another University website (the “Website”) and our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting and disclosing that information.
This policy applies to information that the University collects on the Website, in e-mail, text and other electronic messages between you and the Website and through mobile and desktop applications you download from the Website. It does not apply to information collected by the University offline, through any third party, including through any application content (including advertising) that may link to or be accessible from or on the Website, or through any other means, including on any other website operated by the University or any third party (including any University affiliates).
The University does not intend that the Website will be accessed or used by children under the age of 18, and such use is prohibited. The University will promptly delete information associated with any account for which the University obtains actual knowledge that the registered user is not at least 18 years old.
Collection of Personal Information
Use and Disclosure of Personal Information
The University may use personal information submitted by its users for specific purposes, including:
- Compiling aggregate statistics of the use of the Website;
- Maintenance and administration of the Website;
- Following up on comments and other messages that users submit to the University through the Website;
- Direct marketing and promotional efforts by or on behalf of the University (unless the user opts-out of receiving such information);
- To contractors the University uses to support its operations;
- To fulfill the purpose for which you provide it;
- For any other purpose disclosed by the University when you provide the information;
- With your consent.
Pursuant to Section 1798.83 of the California Civil Code, residents of California can obtain certain information about the types of personal information that companies with whom they have an established business relationship have shared with third parties for direct marketing purposes during the preceding calendar year. In particular, the law provides that companies must inform consumers about the categories of personal information that have been shared with third parties, the names and addresses of those third parties, and examples of the types of services or products marketed by those third parties. To request a copy of the information disclosure required by Section 1798.83 of the California Civil Code, please contact the University via email at firstname.lastname@example.org and allow 30 days for a response.
Correcting, Updating and Removing Personal Information
Data Security and Integrity
The University has put in place certain technological and procedural security functions in order to protect the personal information it collects, uses or transfers from loss, misuse, alteration or destruction. In addition, the University will use reasonable efforts to remove a user's personal information when it is no longer required for the purposes set forth above. However, the University cannot guarantee that such loss, misuse, alteration, destruction or retention will never occur, makes no representations to this effect, and is not responsible for circumvention of any privacy settings or security measures contained on the Website.
The safety and security of your information also depends on you. Where we have given you (or where you have chosen) a password for access to certain parts of the Website, you are solely responsible for keeping this password confidential. We ask you not to share your password with anyone. We also urge you to be careful about using the Website in public places and to be careful about giving out information in any User Contributions. The information you share may be viewed by any user of the Website.
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