Mount Ida College is committed to respecting your privacy. External users (this excludes users who are on the College network or College computers such as students, faculty and staff) can visit the official Mount Ida website without revealing any personal information. Should you choose to provide us with any personal information, it will only be used by Mount Ida to conduct official College business, and personal information obtained through the College’s Site will not be disseminated to any unaffiliated third party, except as required by law. Mount Ida does not sell, rent, loan, trade or lease personal information collected on this site. In order to maintain effective privacy practices, Mount Ida retains the right to update the policy without notice.
Information Collected Automatically
Our servers automatically collect information about your web browser, proxy, or firewall servers and other relevant information about your browsing server on our site. Please be aware that none of this information can be used by anyone to identify you. We use this information for statistical purposes and to help us make our site more useful to visitors. This information includes:
- Your internet protocol (IP) address
- The browser type (Internet Explorer, Firefox, etc.)
- Your computer’s operating system (Windows, Macintosh, etc.)
- URLS of the websites you come to our website from
- The pages on our website that you visit
- Your country, territory, or region
Information You Provide to Us
Mount Ida College does not require you to provide personal information to visit our Site. However, you may choose to provide us with personal information through an email message, form, survey, etc. This information is used only to fulfill the stated purpose of your communication. Should the user provide Mount Ida with any personal information, we will use such information only to conduct College business and will disclose it only when such disclosure may be appropriate to comply with applicable law or to protect the rights, property, or the safety of visitors to Mount Ida’s website.
Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
Mount Ida College complies with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA), which generally prohibits the release of students’ education records without consent. FERPA only applies to currently enrolled students.
Individual Accounts and Passwords
Certain Mount Ida Sites allow individuals to create and maintain accounts. Where these sites are concerned, individuals have the responsibility of maintaining the confidentiality of their accounts and passwords, and for restricting access to their computers. Individuals agree to accept responsibility and repercussions for all activities that originate from their accounts.