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UW-Superior Privacy Statement


Information and Instructional Technology Services

UW-Superior Privacy Statement

The University of Wisconsin Superior recognizes the importance of protecting the privacy of information provided to us.

Use of cookies

At times, UW-Superior contracts with outside organizations to assists us in advertising our products and/or services. We sometimes run a retargeting campaign, which enables us to show you advertisements for our site when you visit other sites. This is done through the use of cookies. The sole use of these cookies is, as stated above, to simply show you advertisements for our site, they are not being used to track you in any other way. Any personal information that you may have provided is not linked to the information in the cookies.

Personal information

We will use personal information that you provide via e-mail or through other online means only for purposes necessary to serve your needs, such as responding to an inquiry or other request for information. This may involve redirecting your inquiry or comment to another person or department better suited to meeting your needs. Some webpages at UW-Superior may collect personal information about visitors and use that information for purposes other than those stated above.

Browser information collected on the website

UW-Superior maintains server log information of all access to its site and also monitors network traffic for the purposes of site management and security. We use this information to help diagnose problems with the server and to carry out other administrative tasks. We use log analysis tools to create summary statistics to determine which information is of most interest to users, to identify system problem areas, or to help determine technical requirements. The server log information does not include personal information.

External websites

This site contains links to other sites outside of UW-Superior. UW-Superior is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites.

Questions

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your use of this website, please contact the Webmaster or

UW-Superior
Technology Services
Attn: Webmaster
PO Box 2000
Superior, WI 54880

Definitions

Cookies
A cookie file contains unique information that a website can use to track such things as passwords, pages you have visited, the date you last looked at a specific page, and to identify your session at a particular website.

Server Log Information
The following information is collected from server logs: Hostname The hostname, site name, username, and IP address of the computer requesting access to the site

User agent
The type of browser, its version, and the operating system of the computer requesting access

Referrer
The webpage the user came from System date The date and time of the user/client request Full request The exact request the user made

Status
The status code the server returned, e.g., file not found Content length The size, in bytes, of the document sent to the user

Method
The request method used, e.g., post

Universal Resource Identifier (URI)
The location of a resource on a server (more commonly known as the URL) Query string of the URI Anything after the question mark in a

URI Protocol
The transport protocol and version used.

 


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