隐私政策

The following policy applies to users of all 哥伦比亚大学 websites and is intended to identify the types of information 哥伦比亚大学 gathers, 维护, 向用户披露并解释这些信息是如何使用的.
 
当您访问哥伦比亚大学网站时收集的信息
You can explore most of the 哥伦比亚大学 websites without revealing any personal information. 学院可以, 然而, 收集您使用火博体育网站的一般信息, 包括, 但不限于, 您访问的时间和持续时间, 使用的web浏览器类型, 正在使用的操作系统/平台, 您的IP地址, 你链接到学院的网站, 和你的CPU速度. 哥伦比亚大学 also may note whether and how you use the College’s websites by recording site traffic patterns and clickstreams. 哥伦比亚大学 may also perform (or have third parties perform) analyses of visitors’ behavior, 并且可以共享聚合, 与赞助商和广告商的匿名数据.
 
Information Collected When You E-mail 哥伦比亚大学 or Complete a Transaction
During your visit to our websites, you may send e-mail to 哥伦比亚大学. 您的电子邮件地址和邮件内容将被收集. The information collected is not limited to text characters and may include audio, video, 以及消息中包含的图形信息格式.
 
为了注册课程, 购买商品或服务, 申请就业或完成与学院的其他交易, 您可能会被要求自愿提供个人信息. Any personal information you choose to provide the College will only be used to conduct official 哥伦比亚大学 business. The personal information you provide may be used by the College (or third parties engaged by us) to: (1) customize the advertising and the content that you see, (2)满足您对产品和服务的要求, (3)联系您, (4)进行研究, (5)对传票作出回应, 法庭命令或法律程序, or (6) establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims.
 
收集资料的用途
If you are a prospective student and supply us with your postal address online you may receive periodic mailings from us with information on the College’s programs and course delivery methods. 如果您不希望收到此类邮件, 请通过下面提供的电话号码让火博体育知道, 给火博体育发电子邮件,地址如下, 或按以下地址写信给火博体育.
 
Prospective students who supply us with their telephone numbers online may receive telephone contact from us with information regarding the College’s programs and course delivery methods. 如果你不希望接到这样的电话, 请通过以下地址发送电子邮件让火博体育知道, 请拨打下面的电话号码, 或按以下地址写信给火博体育.
 
Prospective students who supply us with their e-mail addresses online may receive e-mail contact from us with information regarding the College’s programs and course delivery methods. 如果您不希望收到此类电子邮件, 请通过以下地址发送电子邮件让火博体育知道, 请拨打下面的电话号码, 或按以下地址写信给火博体育.
 
哥伦比亚大学 does not partner with or have special relationships with any ad server companies. 火博体育官网不会出售, 租金, 贷款, 交易或出租本网站收集的个人信息.
 
饼干
饼干 are small amounts of data that Columbia Colege’s websites may place on your computer’s hard drive. A cookie file contains unique information that our websites can use to track such things as the password you create to access any of our site, 您访问过的网页列表, 你最后一次浏览特定网页的日期, 或识别您在火博体育网站上的会话. A cookie file allows our websites to recognize you as you click through pages on our site and when you later revisit our site. 哥伦比亚大学的网站使用cookie来“记住”你的偏好, 并记录您在火博体育网站上的浏览行为. Although you can prevent our websites from placing cookies on your hard drive, there may be some features of our websites that will not be available to you and some web pages may not display properly if you disable cookies. 您电脑上的cookies不会储存任何个人资料.
 
链接
哥伦比亚大学的网站可能包含其他网站的链接. 火博体育不控制目的地网站的隐私政策. Once you leave our servers (you can check where you are by checking the URL in the location bar on your browser), use of any information you provide is governed by the privacy policy of the operator of the site you are visiting. 那项政策可能与火博体育的不同. If you cannot find the privacy policy of any of these sites via a link from the site’s homepage, 你应该联系该网站的经理以获取更多信息. 哥伦比亚大学 is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of websites other than the College's websites.
 
个人信息的保密性和完整性
哥伦比亚大学 is strongly committed to protecting personal information collected through its websites against unauthorized access, 使用或披露. 因此, 哥伦比亚大学 limits employee access to personal information collected through its websites to only those employees who need access to the information in the performance of their official duties. Employees who have access to this information follow appropriate procedures in connection with any disclosures of personal information.
 
除了, 哥伦比亚大学 has implemented procedures to safeguard the integrity of its information technology assets, 包括, 但不限于, 身份验证, 授权, 监控, 审计, 和加密. 这些安全程序已纳入设计, 实现, and day-to-day operations of 哥伦比亚大学’s websites as part of our continuing commitment to the security of electronic content as well as the electronic transmission of information.
 
Although the College employs security that we believe to be appropriate to protect your personal information, 火博体育不保证火博体育的安全防护措施将保护, 火博体育不承担任何责任, 任何损失, 滥用, 或更改您的个人信息.
 
哥伦比亚大学隐私政策的变化

哥伦比亚大学可能随时更新此政策. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the email address that you have provided us or by placing a prominent notice on our website.
 
不时地, 火博体育可能会将客户信息用于新业务, 未在火博体育的隐私声明中披露的意外用途. If our information practices change at some time in the future we will post the policy changes to our website to notify you of these changes with an opportunity to opt out of these new uses. If you are concerned about how your information is used, you should check our website periodically.
 
游客追索权

If you feel that this site is not following its stated information policy, you should contact state or local chapters of the Better 业务 Bureau; state or local consumer protection offices; or the College at the address or phone number listed below.

火博体育可以通过电子邮件联系到 webprivacy@xbh-xbh.com 或致电 803.786.3012.

哥伦比亚大学
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1301火博体育官网博士
哥伦比亚,南卡罗来纳州29203