YDC Privacy Statement
- you-niversity.com (YDC) is committed to
protecting your privacy. We maintain the privacy of your information
using security technologies and adhere to policies that prevent
unauthorized use of your personal information.
In general, you can visit you-niversity.com without telling us who
you are or revealing any personal information about yourself. However,
you will not be able to access information that requires registration,
and there are services that we will be unable to provide to you.
In particular, many courses at you-niversity.com are available only
to students who have registered with us.
- Our site's registration form requires users
to give us contact information (e.g., names, email addresses, country,
telephone number). Your contact information from the registration form
may be used to confirm your registration, deliver e-mail notifications
to you, and help us to contact you when necessary. Additional,
optional information such as mailing address and company affiliation,
may be provided by you. This additional information will allow to better
In the event that you are a student registered through one of our
affiliated institutions or corporate customers, we may receive and update
your personal information, based upon information received from the
institution or organization that has registered you at YDC. In this case,
your personal information is available to you for updating using the user
code and password that will be provided to you.
you-niversity.com allows users to correct, update, or remove the personal
data they provide to us. Users can change their email address or password
using the "Personal Information" Link on the Student's page. Accessing
this information requires the user to enter his personal user code and
Any information received will be used only for providing services to you
at YDC. We do not sell our customer names, addresses, or other information
to third parties for any purpose.
- We may use your IP address to help diagnose
problems with our server, and to administer our Web site. Your IP address
may also be used to customize the information that you receive to make it
most relevant to you. In addition, we use the IP address to track the
domains from which people visit us and analyze this data for trends and
statistics, but the individual user remains anonymous.
Links to other sites
- This site contains links to other sites.
you-niversity.com is not responsible for the privacy practices or the
content of such Web sites.
- you-niversity.com uses a feature of your
Internet browser called a "cookie" to assign a unique identification
to your computer. Cookies are files that your Web browser places on your
during login processing. Using cookies, your browser can "remember" your
user name and password, so that you will not be required to enter the
information every time that you log in. If you check the "Remember this
password" box when prompted by the browser, and you won't have to type in
the information each time you come back. If you are concerned that other
people might accidentally use your account, do not check the box. Also,
if you use a shared computer (in a university, library, Internet cafe, or
other common area) DO NOT check the checkbox.
You may set your browser so that it does not accept cookies. If you
choose to do so, you may still browse our Site. However, you will not be
able to login, register for courses or attend an online course with us.
- This site makes chat rooms, forums, and message
boards available to its users. Please remember that any information that
is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and that you should
exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.
you-niversity reserves the right to remove any posting that its editors
- This site has security measures in place to
protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information stored therein.
When you access you personal information, we use industry standard Secure
Socket Layers (SSL) to encrypt all of your personal information. If you
choose to purchase a course online, you will be asked to provide us with
credit card information is transmitted through Secure Socket Layer
technology. Credit card information that you provide to us is sent to
the credit card company for payment using an encrypted interface and is
never stored on this site.
For further information
- If you have any questions about this privacy
statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web
site, you can contact
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