Last Updated: May 16, 2011
We collect various types of Personal Information through our Site(s). Some of this Personal Information is collected automatically through various Web and Internet technologies, including Social Networking tools used by Altius to foster communication and collaboration among members of our community. Other Personal Information is collected when you provide it in response to an advertisement, a survey, a request for Personal Information, when you register for our educational or other services, or when you set up a Social Network profile. As used herein, "Social Network" means various Internet communication technologies provided on our Sites that facilitate conversation and interaction between people online and include, but are not limited to, blogs, discussion forums, wikis, chat sessions, news groups, etc.
With respect to the exact type of information that we may collect from you voluntarily when you respond to an advertisement or survey, register for our educational or other services, set up a Social Network profile, request Information regarding one of our educational programs, etc. the following is a non-exclusive list of the types of Information that may be collected to the extent it is necessary and applicable for the intended purposes:
We may collect, use and disclose Personal Information for the following purposes:
A cookie is a very small text document, which often includes an anonymous unique identifier. When you visit a web site, that web site's computer asks your computer for permission to store this file in a part of your hard drive specifically designated for cookies. Each web site can send its own cookie to your browser if your browser's preferences allow it, but (to protect your privacy) your browser only permits a web site to access the cookies it has already sent to you, not the cookies sent to you by other sites.
You can choose to no longer receive marketing communications from us and you may express your choice where indicated on the applicable email or other communication or click here to opt out. Please note, however, that such a request will only remove you from our list and the list of any third party service provider performing services on our behalf. We are not responsible for the use any other party may make of the Information once it has been transferred in accordance with this Policy and you will need to contact such entity to have your Information removed from their database.
We will take commercially reasonable measures to secure and store your Personal Information to protect against the loss, misuse, and alteration of the Information under our control. We utilize industry standard security measures during your registration or other transaction you have initiated with us, as well as whenever we ask you to login to any of our Site(s). While we cannot guarantee that loss, misuse or alteration to data will not occur; we make every effort to prevent such occurrences.
You may request access to all your Personal Information that we collect online and maintain in our database by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
You are responsible for the security of your account information, such as usernames and passwords, which give you access to your private information maintained by us. Make sure you keep your account information in a safe place and do not share it with others. Note that key-loggers, viruses, or other surveillance devices can intercept login information on the computers from which you access our website, so you should take precautions regarding such devices, especially from public computers.
It is our policy to provide notifications, whether such notifications are required by law or are for marketing or other business related purposes, to our users via e-mail notice, written or hard copy notice, or through conspicuous posting of such notice on our web site page, as determined by us in its sole discretion. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we reserve the right to determine the form and means of providing notifications to our web site users.
We are not responsible for the practices employed by web sites linked to or from our Sites nor the information or content contained therein. Often links to other web sites are provided solely as pointers to information on topics that may be useful to the users of our Sites.
You may withdraw your consent to our collection, use and disclosure of your Personal Information at any time, subject to contractual, academic, legal or technical restrictions and reasonable notice. If you would no longer like to receive these communications, contact Ivy Bridge College of Tiffin University to have your phone number or address removed. To be removed from email communications, please unsubscribe here.
If you are or subsequently become a student at one of our Educational Partners, your educational records are subject to the U.S. federal Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), state laws and other policies of such Educational Partner. Students have the right to limit access to FERPA-defined directory Information about them. To obtain a copy of the FERPA policy of the applicable Educational Partner, please contact the registrar's or admission's office of such Educational Partner for more information.
If you have questions or suggestions, please contact us at:
345 California St
San Francisco, CA 94104
Attn: Public Relations