uConnect, Inc. (“uConnect”, “us”, “we”, or “our”) operates the uConnect platform (the “Service”), which includes this website (the “Service”). We operate this site in conjunction with our Partners (universities and other organization) who manage the day to day operation of their respective site (our “Partners”).
This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information when you use our Service.
We use your Personal Information for providing and improving the Service. By using the Service, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.
For conflicts between this policy and the Partners’ policy of information collected by the Partners’ and provided to Us, the Partners’ policy shall supersede.
Information Collection and Use
While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to identify you and for our Partners to contact you. Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to, your name, email address and other information (“Personal Information”).
We collect this information for the purpose of providing the Service, responding to your requests or inquiries, and improving the Service. We also collect the information for the purpose of helping our Partners identify and communicate with you.
We collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Service (“Log Data”). This Log Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics.
In addition, we may use third-party services such as Google Analytics that collect, monitor and analyze this type of information in order to increase our Service’s functionality. These third-party service providers have their own privacy policies addressing how they use such information.
You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. The Help feature on most browsers provide information on how to accept cookies, disable cookies or to notify you when receiving a new cookie.
We may employ third-party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service, to provide the Service on our behalf, to perform Service-related services and/or to assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.
These third parties have access to your Personal Information only to perform specific tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use your information for any other purpose.
Our Partners may use your Personal Information to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications by following the unsubscribe link or instructions provided in any email.
Compliance with Laws
We will disclose your Personal Information where required to do so by law or subpoena or if we believe that such action is necessary to comply with the law and the reasonable requests of law enforcement or to protect the security or integrity of our Service.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, and we strive to implement and maintain reasonable, commercially acceptable security procedures and practices appropriate to the nature of the information we store, in order to protect it from unauthorized access, destruction, use, modification, or disclosure.
However, please be aware that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and we are unable to guarantee the absolute security of the Personal Information we have collected from you.
Links to Other Sites
We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third-party sites or services.
At any point you may request a copy of your information by contacting Us at firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also request deletion of this information by contacting Us at email@example.com.
Partner Provided Information
Information made available to us through our partners will follow our partners’ information retention requirements; the exception being that upon termination of the partners’ contract, all information provided by the Partners’ will be deleted from the Service within thirty days.
Information Provided by You
Additional information provided by you to improve your experience with the Service will be retained for the duration of your profile with the Service. For profiles created on your behalf by our Partners’ this will be the duration of our relationship with the Partners’. For a profile created by you independently your information will be retained up to one year after your last use of the Service.
Information Gathered by Us
Information gathered by Us for analytics and administration of the Service will be retained for up to one year and then aggregated and anonymized for historical reporting and retained up to five years.
Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 13 (“Children”).
We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13. If you are a parent or guardian and you learn that your Children have provided us with Personal Information, please contact us. If we discover that a Child under 13 has provided us with Personal Information, we will delete such information from our servers.