PostGradU Privacy Policy

This privacy policy discloses the privacy practices for PostGradU (www.postgradu.com). This privacy policy applies solely to information collected by this web site. It will notify you of the following:

  • What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the web site, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
  • What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
  • The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
  • How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.

Information Collection, Use, and Sharing

We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us online, via email, via API, or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.

We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization other than the education providers and education services that you have voluntarily expressed interest that is required to fulfill your request, e.g. to learn more or register for an executive education program.

Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via email in the future to tell you about specials, new products or services, or changes to this privacy policy.

Your Access to and Control Over Information

You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by changing your status under your account in user administration at http://www.postgradu.com or via the email privacy@postgradu.com.

Security

We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information to PostGradU, your information is protected both online and offline.

Wherever we collect sensitive information that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a closed lock icon at the bottom of your web browser, or looking for "https" at the beginning of the address of the web page.

While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees or partners who need the information to perform a specific job are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.  Your data is encrypted while in transit and your access credentials are encrypted at rest.

Updates

Our Privacy Policy may change from time to time and all updates will be posted on this page.

If you feel that we are not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact us immediately at privacy@postgradu.com.

Registration

In order to leverage the capabilities of PostGradU, a user may at their discretion complete the user account setup process. During registration a user is required to give certain information (such as name and email address). This information is used to contact you about the products/services on our site in which you have expressed interest. At your option, you may also provide additional demographic information about yourself, but it is not required and is only collected under your express consent.

Orders

We request information from you in order to fulfill your interest in education programs or register you directly for programs. To properly support your interest in programs, you must provide contact information and financial information (like credit card number, expiration date) for registration purposes. This information is used for fulfilling your information request or for billing purposes for course registration. If we have trouble processing an order, we'll use this information to contact you.

Cookies

We use "cookies" on our site to support your user session. When you exit out of your browser, your cookies from that session will no longer be active unless you instruct the system to “remember password”.  In the event that you opt into (check the option) utilizing the “remember password” feature as part of the login process, a cookie will remain active on your system for two (2) weeks from that moment so that you do not need to re-enter your credentials to log into PGU.

A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor's hard drive to help us improve your access to our site. Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site.

Some of our business partners may use cookies on our site (for example, our education partners) However, we have no access to or control over these cookies.

Sharing

We share aggregated demographic information with our partners and advertisers. This is not linked to any personal information that can identify any individual person.

We partner with another party to provide specific services. When the user signs up for these services, we will share names, or other contact information that is necessary for the third party to provide these services. These parties are not allowed to use personally identifiable information except for the purpose of providing these services.

Links

This web site contains links to other web sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

Surveys

From time-to-time our site requests information via surveys. Participation in these surveys is completely voluntary and you may choose whether or not to participate and therefore disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as zip code, age level). Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this site, services, and future product offerings.

PGU Privacy Statement v1.1F Winter 2015/16  © Bounce Back Consulting LLC.  All Rights Reserved