Berry College respects the privacy of all website visitors. The
purpose of this policy is to alert users of the ways that the site
collects, processes and protects your information.
Listed below are several ways in which our site/servers might collect information during your visit:
Network Traffic/Web Activity Logs:
order to monitor network security, to maintain service consistency and
to improve services offered, Berry College uses software applications
and/or services that monitor network traffic, identify security issues
and detect unauthorized software such as viruses. While monitoring the
system, these programs may detect personally identifiable information
such as e-mail headers, unencrypted passwords, etc. In addition, web activity is
logged that includes but is not limited to pages visited, site routes,
date and time stamps, referring site information, IP or domain addresses
and browser information (these activities do not provide us with personally identifiable information). In the case of both network
traffic and web activity logs, information
is not shared with external parties unless
required by law.
We use Google AdWords remarketing to promote Berry College across the internet to previous visitors of our website. This service will display tailored ads on third-party websites by placing a cookie on your machine. Cookies
are small files written to a designated area of your computer and used to recall information, such as data that
needs to be carried from one page to the next or to automatically log
you into site areas to which you have previously been granted access.
Cookies are saved on your computer and therefore YOU control them. If
you prefer not to receive cookies from a website, simply adjust the
settings under your browser options. Disabling cookies may limit your
access to areas of the site that require them. Information from Google AdWords is collected in aggregated form in an effort to provide better service and communication to our visitors. It is not our intent to collect personally identifiable information using this service.
You can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Preferences page, and if you want to you can
opt out of interest-based advertising entirely by cookie settings or
permanently using a browser plugin.
Voluntary Provided User Information:
you choose to provide us with personally identifiable information while
visiting the Berry website, this information will only be used for the
purposes indicated. In the case of individuals associated with Berry
College (i.e. alumni, students), submitted information may also be used
to update your current Berry record. Each webpage requesting
information discloses the purpose for collecting that information. You
always have the option not to provide it.
As with most university and college websites, we provide resource
links to other websites. These third party sites are not controlled by
Berry College. We do not endorse them and are not responsible for their
availability, content or service. In addition, these sites may not
cases, you can confirm that you are leaving the Berry College website
by noting whether the web address of the destination page ends in