Privacy Policy

The University of California, San Diego, is committed to protecting your privacy. The following Privacy Policy describes what information we collect from you when you visit this Web site, and how we use this information. Please read this Privacy Policy carefully so that you understand our privacy practices.

The Information UC San Diego Collects

For purposes of monitoring performance and improving functionality, UC San Diego collects tracking information automatically as visitors navigate through this site.

This site automatically recognizes and records certain non-personal information, including the name of the domain and host from which you access the Internet (for example, aol.com or ucsd.edu); the Internet protocol (IP) address of the computer you are using; the browser software you use and the operating system; the date and time you access this site; and the Internet address of the Web site from which you linked directly to this site. We may also collect tracking information through the use of cookies, which place certain identifying information on your computer to facilitate your future access.

This site also includes links to other Web sites hosted by third parties. When you access any such Web site from this site, use of any information you provide will be governed by the privacy policy of the operator of the site you are visiting.

Your Consent

By using this Web site, you consent to the collection and use of this information by UC San Diego. If we decide to change our Privacy Policy, we will post those changes on this page before the changes take effect. Of course, our use of information gathered while the current policy is in effect will always be consistent with the current policy, even if we change that policy later.

If you have questions about this Privacy Policy, please send your comments to the webmaster/contact listed on the specific department, unit, individual or organization site.

This policy was last updated on February 19, 2010.

See also: Legal Notices and Disclaimer page.