Edgewood College is committed to protecting your privacy and developing technology
that gives you the most powerful and safe online experience. This Statement of Privacy
applies to the Edgewood College Web site and governs data collection and usage.
By using the Edgewood College website, you consent to the data practices described
in this statement.
Collection of your Personal Information
Edgewood College collects personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail
address, name, home or work address or telephone number. Edgewood College also
collects anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as
your ZIP code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.
There is also information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically
collected by Edgewood College. This information can include: your IP address,
browser type, domain names, access times and referring Web site addresses. This
information is used by Edgewood College for the operation of the service, to
maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use
of the Edgewood College Web site.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information
or personally sensitive data through Edgewood College public message boards,
this information may be collected and used by others. Note: Edgewood College
does not read any of your private online communications.
Edgewood College encourages you to review the privacy statements of Web sites
you choose to link to from Edgewood College so that you can understand how those
Web sites collect, use and share your information. Edgewood College is not responsible
for the privacy statements or other content on Web sites outside of the Edgewood College
and Edgewood College family of Web sites.
Use of your Personal Information
Edgewood College collects and uses your personal information to operate the Edgewood College
Web site and deliver the services you have requested. Edgewood College also uses
your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services
available from Edgewood College and its affiliates. Edgewood College may also
contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services
or of potential new services that may be offered.
Edgewood College does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.
Edgewood College may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business
partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases,
your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone
number) is not transferred to the third party. In addition, Edgewood College
may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send
you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All
such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to
provide these services to Edgewood College, and they are required to maintain
the confidentiality of your information.
Edgewood College does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such
as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.
Edgewood College keeps track of the Web sites and pages our customers visit within
Edgewood College, in order to determine what Edgewood College services are
the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising
within Edgewood College to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested
in a particular subject area.
Edgewood College Web sites will disclose your personal information, without notice,
only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is
necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process
served on Edgewood College or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or
property of Edgewood College; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect
the personal safety of users of Edgewood College, or the public.
The Edgewood College Web site use "cookies" to help you personalize your online
experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a Web page
server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer.
Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the
domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save
you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned
to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Edgewood College pages, or
register with Edgewood College site or services, a cookie helps Edgewood College
to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process
of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses,
and so on. When you return to the same Edgewood College Web site, the information
you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Edgewood College
features that you customized.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically
accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies
if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience
the interactive features of the Edgewood College services or Web sites you visit.
Security of your Personal Information
Edgewood College secures your personal information from unauthorized access,
use or disclosure. Edgewood College secures the personally identifiable information
you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from
unauthorized access, use or disclosure. When personal information (such as a credit
card number) is transmitted to other Web sites, it is protected through the use
of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.
Changes to this Statement
Edgewood College will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect
company and customer feedback. Edgewood College encourages you to periodically
review this Statement to be informed of how Edgewood College is protecting your
Edgewood College welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy.
If you believe that Edgewood College has not adhered to this Statement, please
contact Edgewood College at JGraham@edgewood.edu.
We will use commercially reasonable efforts to promptly determine and remedy the