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Website Privacy Policy

This privacy policy governs your use of Fitchburg State websites (“Sites”), created by Fitchburg State University. This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information we receive from users of our Sites.

Information Obtained


User Provided Information

While using our Sites, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to your name ("Personal Information").

Automatically Collected Information

Like many site operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Sites ("Log Data”).

This Log Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol ("IP") address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics.

In addition, we may use third party services such as Google Analytics that collect, monitor and analyze this information. This information may be used to, among other things, analyze and track data, determine the popularity of certain content and better understand online activity.

We are the sole owner of the information collected on this site and we will not sell, share, or rent this information to third parties, unless specifically disclosed.

Cookies

Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your computer's hard drive.

Like many sites, we use "cookies" to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Sites.

We may use “retargeting” services to target Fitchburg State University ads to you when you visit other sites, based on your prior use of our Sites.

Security

The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Changes

This Privacy Policy may be updated from time to time for any reason. We will notify you of any changes to our Privacy Policy by posting the new Privacy Policy. You are advised to consult this Privacy Policy regularly for any changes, as continued use is deemed approval of all changes.

Your Consent

By using our Sites, you are consenting to our processing of your information as set forth in this Privacy Policy now and as amended by us.

Contact Us

If you have any questions regarding privacy while using our Sites, or have questions about our practices, please contact us via email at webmaster@fitchburgstate.edu.