Information collected automatically via the internet
This server logs http requests. These logs capture computer information, navigation and clickstream data.
Some of the information collected does not identify who you are. Other information, such as your domain name or IP address, may identify you depending on the naming standards followed by your Internet service provider. You may wish to ask them about their policies and practices.
While we make no attempt to link the information captured to the identity of individuals, the information captured may identify the following:
- the Internet domain and IP address from which you access our web site
- the type of browser and operating system used to access our site
- screen resolution of your monitor
- the date and time you access our site
- the pages you visit
- if you linked to The King's University web site from another web site, the address of that web site
This information is used to help us make our site more useful to our audiences by learning about the number of visitors to our site and by monitoring traffic patterns and the types of technology our visitors use. We do not track or record information about specific individuals and their visits. Visitor information is not disclosed to anyone except King's personnel who need the information for legitimate business purposes such as responding to a request.
Privacy and links to other sites
Information collected in emails and web forms
If you choose to provide us with personal information—as in an email or by filling out a form and submitting it to us through our website—we will use that information to respond to your message and help us get the information you have requested. The King's University does not collect personal information for commercial marketing or distribution to any private organizations. Messages sent via the Internet can be intercepted. If you are concerned about sending your personal information to us via the Internet, you can use another method such as fax or regular mail.
Transactions where information is stored in our records
Where personal information is provided that is stored in our records, it is collected in compliance with Division 3 of the Alberta Personal Information Protection Act (PIPA). The King's University collects, creates, and maintains information for the purposes of admission, registration, and other activities directly related to its education programs. Information collected is only kept for the length of time necessary to fulfil the purpose for which it was collected.
Getting more information
For questions or comments regarding this policy, or for additional information about the administration of the Personal Information Protection Act (PIPA), you may contact the Registry or King's Privacy Coordinator.