Privacy & Policy

Internet Privacy Policy

We understand the importance of maintaining the privacy of all users visiting our web based systems including (but not limited to) our web site, social media networks, and other Internet accessible sites.

This Internet Privacy Policy is a disclosure to inform you about our information gathering and privacy practices when you access our web based systems. Continued use of these web based system resources constitutes your agreement to the terms of this Internet Privacy Policy.

What Personal Information May Be Collected

When you visit any of Cumberland’s web based systems, web servers automatically receive and record information from your browser, including your computer operating system, type of web browser, IP address, cookie information, and the pages you visit on the site. This automated information gathering practice is not unique it is actually very common especially when you visit retail or shopping websites.

Besides information recorded by web servers, we also collect information that you provide to the us through fillable online forms or when sending information via email.

We make no representations concerning the reliability of information collected by, displayed on, or transmitted from our web based systems. While we take reasonable security measures in protecting your information gathered through our web based systems, transmission of information over the internet involves some risk which could include: accessed by unauthorized individuals, or that the delivery will be free of viruses nor other harmful materials.

Children under the age of 13 may not submit personal information through our web based systems without written consent from their parents or legal guardians.

How We May Use or Disclose Personal Information

Information collected may be shared with our employees and affiliated entities involved in activities to which it is relevant; with our attorneys, accountants and other professionals; and with third parties who work with us in developing and maintaining all of our web based systems in accordances by law such as FERPA. We may also use your information for internal testing or training purposes, to help us develop our web based systems to better meet yours and other visitors' needs and expectations, or to communicate with you for any purpose. Some information may be stored subject to retention requirements.

Furthermore, Cumberland reserves the right to disclose personal information to law enforcement officials, investigators, or other third parties as we deem necessary to prevent or address abuses of its web based systems including, but not limited to, violations of this Internet Privacy Policy, or when such disclosure is required by law.

Occasionally, we may use certain information that we have collected to send you information about programs, products or services offered by the college or other organizations that we think may be of interest to you. However, we do not sell or rent any personal data submitted by visitors to any unrelated third parties.

We respect the privacy of users visiting our site and we will abide by all applicable laws concerning the release of personal information. If you tell us that you do not wish to have this information used as a basis for further contact with you, we will respect your wishes. Please e-mail [email protected] to request that your name be removed from our mailing lists.

Links to Other Sites
Our web based systems may contain links to other sites operated by non-affiliated third parties. Visitors are cautioned to understand the privacy policies of these third party sites as they may acquire information drastically different. Cumberland County College cannot be held responsible for the content or information acquired by these non-affiliated third party sites.

Changes to This Policy
We may modify this Internet Privacy Policy at any time, without prior notice. We encourage you to review this policy often as your continued use or visits of our web based systems constitutes your agreement to adhere to this Internet Privacy Policy.

Any questions concerning this Internet Privacy Policy may be addressed to [email protected].