Privacy Policy

William Jessup University Online Privacy Policy for Inquiries

William Jessup University is committed to the privacy and protection of your personal information. We

have created this policy in order to demonstrate the security of the data you provide us and our position

on information gathering and disclosure when visiting William Jessup University website or landing

pages created by William Jessup University.  In accordance with what you read below, we will comply

with all federal and state laws in regard to your online privacy and protection.

As described below, some of your personally identifiable information will be used by us for the purpose

of contacting you regarding the information that you have requested. By using the web site, you

expressly consent to our use of your personal information and also to the disclosure to and use of this

information in our efforts to contact you and for continued marketing effort by our university and

agents charged with communicating with our customers and potential customers.

 

What information do we collect?

We collect personally identifiable information you voluntarily choose to disclose and aggregate

information that is automatically collected when you visit the web site. Personally identifiable

information refers to information that tells us specifically who you are and is collected when you choose

to request information from our university. This information can include your name, address, phone

number, current email address, programs of interest and other information you choose to provide. If

you choose to correspond with us through email, we may retain your email address and messages

together with our responses.

 

William Jessup University and its partners use a feature of your Web browser called cookies to automate

certain aspects of our Web site. Cookies are very small files that are stored on your computer and that

enable us to recognize your computer each time you return to our site. By using cookies, William Jessup

University and its partners can keep track of your preferences, what you have already seen on our site

and what you haven’t, and any personalization you’ve done, without requiring you to enter a password

every time you come back. William Jessup University and its partners uses any information gathered

using our cookies in compliance with this Privacy Policy.

Comprehensive information is automatically provided by your computer and cannot be tied back to you

as a specific individual. Examples include:

● referral data (the web sites you visited just before and just after the web site)

● date and time of your visits

● pages viewed and time spent at the web site

● browser and platform type (e.g., a Windows browser on a Macintosh platform)

● Internet Protocol (IP) address. An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your

computer on the Internet.

 

This site uses the Lucky Orange analytics system to help improve usability and the customer experience. Lucky Orange may record mouse clicks, mouse movements and scrolling activity. Lucky Orange may record keystroke information that you voluntarily enter on this website. Lucky Orange does not track this activity on any site that does not use the Lucky Orange system.You can choose to disable the Lucky Orange Service here. Note, that doing so will disable other features of the Lucky Orange system that this site employs such as 1-to-1 support chat.

 

How do we use the personal information that you provide to us?

Broadly speaking, your personal information is used to contact you via phone, email or text regarding

educational opportunities and products offered by our university. We may store your information for

the purpose of communicating with you about the programs and services offered by our university and

send you updates if and when they become available. We also use personal information for purposes of

administering our business activities, providing customer service, and making other products and

services available to our customers and prospective customers. Occasionally, we may also use the

information we collect to notify you about important changes to the web site, new services and special

offers we think you will find valuable. Relative data is sometimes used, for example; how many women

of a certain age range are inquiring about specific programs.  We do not disclose information that

identifies individuals.

 

Sharing information with third parties

We may share your information with third party service providers for the sole purpose of

communicating with you regarding the educational programs and services offered by our institution per

your inquiry. Be assured, your privacy is taken very seriously and our agreements with them are for the

singular purpose of connecting you with a William Jessup representative for information on our

programs.

 

How do we protect your information?

This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information

under our control.

 

Children’s Privacy 

The university does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children (defined

herein as minors younger than thirteen years of age) without obtaining parental consent. Implied

parental consent includes, but is not limited to: use of parent login, use of parent-supplied credit card

and inclusion of parent personal information on registration forms. Some William Jessup departments

provide services to children. As a part of the online registration process for such services, we may

request information such as a child’s name, address, cell phone, email, gender, grade level, birth date,

school attended, clothing size, church and ethnicity. This information is never sold or otherwise provided

to third parties, although some information may be provided to other William Jessup departments in

order to provide the child with information about William Jessup. Before registering online for a service,

William Jessup requests that all children have their parents read this Privacy Policy as well as any

additional Privacy Policy associated with the service for which they are registering, and that parents

continue their involvement throughout the registration process.

 

Do we comply with legally compelled disclosure of information?

We may release any private information about you that we possess when we believe release is

appropriate to comply with the law; to enforce or apply our Privacy Policy and/or other agreements; or

to protect the rights, property or safety of us, the site users or others.

 

Links to Other Websites

The Site may contain links to other websites. This Agreement and the Privacy Policy do not apply to

these other websites. Be sure to read the user agreements and privacy policies that govern your use of

these other websites. Please be aware that once you leave the site and enter another web site, our

Privacy Policy is no longer in effect. We are not responsible for the privacy practices employed by these

sites, nor the information or content contained therein. Please read over the rules and policies of these

sites before proceeding.

 

Posting Content on Our Site 

William Jessup University has blogs and social media pages that allow you to post or respond to the

content on the site. Your response will be published and is posted and made public at your own

discretion. Any foul language or inappropriate content (or bullying) determined unacceptable will be

removed. Should you see something of concern, please email marketing [at] jessup [dot] edu.

 

Changes to This Privacy Policy 

We will occasionally update this Privacy Policy to reflect changes in our practices and services. When we

post changes to this Privacy Policy, we will indicate the “Last Updated” date at the bottom of the policy.

By continuing to use our Site after we modify this Privacy Policy, you accept the new version of the

Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to the changes, you should not continue to use the Site and should

instead contact us by emailing marketing [at] jessup [dot] edu to Opt-Out.

 

How to Contact Us 

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or our information-handling practices, please contact

us by email as follows: marketing [at] jessup [dot] edu. To Opt Out- You may be required to provide

identification information to assure that this information is not released to others.