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Privacy Policy

To better protect your privacy, we have outlined our website's information practices and explained how the information we collect is used.


Collection of Personal Information
   
Catawba College sometimes collects basic personal information (name, e-mail, phone, address, etc.) on various forms not only to provide a more personalized experience, but also to better serve you as a site visitor and ensure your requests are given the most efficient and timely attention.

Some forms, such as inquiry and request forms collect personal information in order to fulfill specific requests for mailings or require that you provide personal information in order to participate in or register for an event.

We use the information you provide about yourself to fulfill your requests for our brochures, information, and services or to respond to your inquiries in a timely and efficient manner. We sometimes use this information to communicate with you, notify you of special announcements, fulfill a request you have submitted, or contact you about your account or online payment. We may also use your information to update internal records.


Site User Stats

For quality assurance and constant improvement of the Catawba.edu website and its content, each visit to our Website is logged by our web analytics software, collecting data such as the operating system and internet browser being used, as well as the pages visited. This information is analyzed periodically to help improve your overall website user experience while browsing and searching for information on our website.


Cookies
     
To enhance and personalize your individual user experience, some of the pages on the Catawba.edu website use cookies. Cookies are text files that your web browser places on your computer's hard drive to store your preferences. When using cookies, we do not store personally identifiable information within the cookie. Some of the enhancements and features on the Catawba College website may not work properly if cookies are disabled.


Third-Party Website Information Collection
   
Some of the pages on Catawba.edu may contain links to external websites whose information practices may vary or differ from ours. When visiting external websites, you should consult their privacy policy, as we do not have control over information submitted to or collected by these third parties.

Your information will never be shared, given, or sold to a third party without your express consent. Catawba College may, however, release personal information when such a release is necessary to comply with law, enforce or apply the terms of any of our user agreements, or protect the rights, property, or safety of Catawba College staff, faculty, students, applicants or alumni.


How Catawba College Protects Your Information
   
We have implemented various software, hardware, and managerial procedures to safeguard against unauthorized access, maintain data security, and correctly use the information we collect through our website.

Any updates made to this privacy policy will be reflected on this page so that you always able to know what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances we disclose it.


Questions and Concerns
     
If you have any questions about this privacy policy or information collection practices of our website, please contact the webmaster.