This policy was last updated on February 22, 2012.
This policy applies to the online collection of information at this Web site only.
Who may use this Web site
Argosy University’s Web site is not intended or designed to attract users under the age of 13. We do not collect personally identifiable data from any person we know to be under the age of 13, and instruct users under 13 not to send us any information for collection on Argosy University’s Web site.
In general, you can visit this Web site without telling us who you are or revealing any information about yourself. Our Web site tracking software collects the domain names but not the email addresses of visitors. Domain name information that we collect is not used to personally identify you, but is used to measure the number of visits, average time spent on the site and the pages viewed. We use this information to measure the use of the site and improve the content delivered on the site.
When you make a request for further information from Argosy University’s, you are asked to provide certain contact information that is collected and used for the purpose of responding to your request. The information collected from you may include your name, address, telephone number or email address. We may use this information to contact you through various means, including phone calls, text messages, e-mail and postal mail about programs and services that we offer.
We collect personal information you submit pursuant to the registration and inquiry submission processes of our Web site. If you e-mail us, you are voluntarily releasing information to us.
When you make a request for further information and provide Argosy University with your personal contact information, that information is collected and used for the purpose of responding to your specific requests. We do not share, sell or lease personal information about you except as set forth in this Web site.
This site uses ClickTale web analytics service. ClickTale may record mouse clicks, mouse movements, scrolling activity as well as text you type in this website. This site does not use ClickTale to collect any personally identifiable information entered in this website. ClickTale does not track your browsing habits across web sites which do not use ClickTale services. For more information see Policy for Information Collected by the ClickTale Web Analytics Service. We are using the information collected by ClickTale service to better understand and improve the user experience of our websites.
You can choose to disable the Service at http://www.clicktale.net/disable.html.
How your information is used
We utilize “cookies” on Argosy University’s Web site. “Cookies” are small files that we send to and store on your computer so that we may recognize your computer as a unique machine the next time you visit Argosy University’s Web site.
Unless you specify that you would prefer not to hear from us, we may also use the information you provide to Argosy University’s Web site to contact you.
Your choices regarding use of your personal information
- You may always choose not to provide information, even though it may be needed to take advantage of Argosy University’s Web site features.
- You may add or update certain information that you send to us. When you update information, we usually keep a copy of the prior version for our records.
- If you do not want to receive e-mail or other mail from us or if you wish to check your information, please e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Access to your information
In the event that Argosy University and some of our assets are sold or transferred or used as security or to the extent we engage in business negotiations with our business partners, the information collected on our Web sites, including Argosy University’s Web site, may be transferred or shared with third parties as part of that transaction or negotiation. Argosy University may also provide information or provide access to information to any of our affiliated businesses or to our business partners.
If Argosy University is requested by law enforcement officials or judicial authorities to provide information on individuals, Argosy University may, without your consent, provide such information. In matters involving claims of personal or public safety or in litigation where the data is pertinent, Argosy University may use or disclose your personal information without your consent or court process.
We may use information you submit to investigate security breaches or otherwise cooperate with authorities pursuant to a legal matter. We may also remove personally identifiable information and use remaining data for historical, statistical or business planning purposes.
Will your information be secure?
The Argosy University recognizes that you may be concerned about the security of your personal information and we are committed to employing reasonable technology in order to protect the security of our Web site. Even with such technology, no Web site is 100% secure. We will take reasonable measures that we believe are appropriate to protect your information from loss, misuse, alteration or destruction, and, where possible, will ask that any third parties to whom we may transfer your information take comparable steps to protect that security.
If you use this site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your access information and password and for restricting access to your computer. You also agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your password.
We are the owner of data you supply to us.
Information-sharing disclosure request – California
If you are a California resident, you have the right to request one Notice of Information-Sharing Disclosure per year which will identify the third parties with whom Argosy University or any of its affiliates has shared the information we have collected from you. You may request the Notice of Information-Sharing Disclosure by writing to us at: EDMC c/o Argosy University, 210 Sixth Avenue, 33rd Floor, Pittsburgh, PA 15222. You may also send us your Notice of Information-Sharing Disclosure request via e-mail at email@example.com or by telephone at (toll-free) 1.888.624.0300. We will respond to your request for a Notice of Information-Sharing Disclosure within thirty (30) days of receipt.
If you have questions concerning our privacy practices, contact us at:
EDMC c/o Argosy University
210 Sixth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
This policy was last updated on February 22, 2012.