Oregon State University has a firm commitment to privacy. The following statement addresses the information-gathering and dissemination practices for the OSU Web site.
OSU does not collect personal information (e.g., name, address or telephone number) unless you voluntarily provide it to us by sending email, participating in a survey or completing an online form. We do not share any personal information with any third parties.
When you visit our Web site, we automatically collect certain information, such as:
- Domain, country, IP address
- Browser, platform, resolution
- Entrance-Exit Pages, Referrals
- Date, Time
- Search Terms and Search Engines
This is standard practice for Web sites, and is not used for any purpose other than to evaluate how we can design the site to best serve your needs.
In order to provide better and more secure service we will occasionally use a “cookie.” A cookie is a small piece of information stored on your computer that can uniquely identify your browser, and may include other information about your visit to the site. The cookie cannot be read by a Web site other than the one that set the cookie.”
This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control.
User and password information is encrypted before it is transmitted across the network.
Oregon State University complies with all statutory and legal requirements with respect to access to information.
Links to External Sites
This site contains links to external, non-OSU sites. Oregon State University is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such sites.
Oregon State University uses Google Analytics, a website traffic tracking and reporting service, on many of our Web pages. This service helps us to better understand and improve our sites’ performance and user experience. We adhere to Google’s usage guidelines for this service, which prohibit the collection or association of personal information with Web analytics.
If you have questions or concerns regarding privacy, you may contact OSU Conference Services.