This is a website of Abraham Lincoln University (hereinafter “University”).
University staff can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at 213-252-5100. The University postal address is: 3530 Wilshire Blvd. Suite #1430, Los Angeles, CA 90010.
Access to and use of this website is available only to United States residents who can form legally binding contracts under applicable law. If you do not qualify, you may not use the web site. In compliance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998, no one under 13 years of age can use the web site. If you are a minor between the ages of 13 and 18, you may use the site only in conjunction with your parent, legal guardian or other responsible adult.
No part of this website may be reprinted, reproduced, transmitted, stored in a retrieval system, or otherwise utilized, in any form or by any means electronic or mechanical, including photocopying or recording, now existing or hereinafter invented, without prior written permission of the University. Permission for a current or prospective student to download and/or print out a copy of catalogs for personal use only is hereby granted. Question, comments and/or concerns regarding the website functions should be directed to email@example.com.
Information Collected and Use of Information
The University collects personally identifiable information that you voluntarily choose to disclose and aggregate information that is automatically collected when you visit the website.
Personally identifiable information refers to information that tells the University specifically who you are and is collected when you choose to request information from the University. This information can include your name, address, phone and fax numbers, current email address, programs of interest and other information you choose to provide. If you choose to correspond with the University through email, the University may retain your email address and messages together with staff responses. The University also may retain other types of information volunteered by the consumer, such as survey information and/or site registrations, payment information (credit card number and billing address) and more.
The University uses Mouseflow, a web analytics service, which may record mouse clicks, mouse movements, scrolling activity and other user behavior on the site.
Aggregate information is automatically provided by your computer and cannot be tied back to you as a specific individual. Examples include:
- Referral data (the web sites you visited just before and just after the web site)
- Date and time of your visits
- Pages viewed and time spent at the web site
- Browser and platform type (e.g., a Webkit browser on a Windows platform)
- Internet Protocol (IP) address. An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer on the Internet.
- Third party vendors, including Google, show our ads on sites on the internet. This includes Google remarketing.
The University may use and store your information for the purpose of communicating with you about the educational opportunities and products offered by our school and to send you updates if and when they become available. The University may also use personal information for purposes of administering business activities, providing customer service, and making other products and services available to customers and prospective customers.
Occasionally, the University may also use the information collected to notify you about important changes to the web site, new services and special offers. If you provide the University with full address information you may be added to one of the University’s mailing lists from which you may opt out at any time by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University will not sell any of this information to third parties without the advance explicit permission of the applicant/student. However, in the normal course of business, it may share such information with employees assisting an applicant or student, as well as regulatory, licensing, and accrediting agencies acting within the scope of their responsibilities.
Electronic Group Participation Activities
During the course of study at the University, students may be participating in online University Course Forums, Discussions or Chat sessions, Electronic Classrooms, and other group activities. During such activities, a student’s name will be viewable by classmates, faculty members, and administration.
Privacy Policies of Other Websites
Privacy Precautionary Warning
It should be noted that no data transmission over the Internet is 100% secure. As a result, the University cannot guarantee the security of the information that is transmitted via its online services. However, a digital certificate has been installed on this website and SSL encryption is in place for all application forms submitted electronically. This encryption/security software is used to safeguard the confidentiality of personal information and provides a limited degree of protection against unauthorized access or disclosure, as well as accidental loss, alteration or destruction.
Reservation of Rights
The University reserves the right to access and/or disclose the user information discussed herein (including personal information) as required by courts, regulators, administrative agencies or accrediting bodies and to the extent required to permit the University to investigate suspected fraud, harassment or other violations of law or its usage policies. Also, the University reserves the right to access and/or disclose the user information discussed herein, including personal information, to a successor entity in connection with a corporate merger, consolidation, sale of assets or other corporate change respecting the website.
Notification of Changes
If the University intends to use personally identifiable information in a manner different from that stated at the time of collection through this website, it will notify the parties via email. They would then have a choice as to whether or not the University may use the information in this different manner. In addition, if it makes any material changes in the privacy practices that do not affect user information already collected through the website, the University will post a prominent notice in this section of our website notifying users of the change.
If you are requesting access to personally identifiable information, you will be required to provide identification information to assure that this information is not released to others.