Privacy is important to Trident University
Trident University (“TUI”) respects the privacy of every individual visiting our websites or responding to our promotions. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information collection and use practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. Unless otherwise posted, this notice applies to all information collected or submitted on the TUI websites.
This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control.
Personally- Identifiable Information
TUI will not collect any personally identifiable information such as your name, address, telephone number, or email address. You may provide your information voluntarily but are not required to do so. If you do enter personally-identifiable information through our website or any mobile application, we may use it to contact you; process your application or enrollment requests; store and process the information to better understand your needs; and improve our products and services. TUI will NOT give or sell your individual information to any outside entity for marketing or solicitation purposes. We will maintain the confidentiality of your personal information and use it to support your relationship with Trident University. Any personal information collected online will remain confidential, and not disclosed without your consent unless disclosure is required by law, or required to governmental and nongovernmental agencies that regulate our activities, including but not limited to the U.S. Department of Education, the Senior College and University Commission (WASC), state agencies, the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, the US Department of Defense, other federal agencies, and/or the various military service branches.
We occasionally conduct online surveys. Your responses are confidential and will be used for statistical analysis only. Any disclosure or publication of results will be in aggregate form only.
Non-personally Identifiable Information Collected Automatically
We collect IP addresses for the purpose of system administration and to report aggregate information. We monitor aggregate information such as the number of unique users who visit certain sections of our site. This information is not personally identifiable and is used to improve our site. We do not use ‘cookies’. At no time do we disclose site usage by individual IP addresses. In some cases, we may collect information about you that is not personally identifiable. Examples of this type of information include the Internet browser you are using, the type of operating system, and the domain name of the website that linked you to our site. Please refer to your browser instructions or Help screen to learn more about these functions.
Use of Enrollment Information
When you make an inquiry, submit an application or enroll in a course, we use your information to process your request. We may need to contact you if we have questions regarding your enrollment. Occasionally we contact people who inquired, applied or enrolled, to obtain information about their experience.
Third Parties Websites
If you are not comfortable enrolling online or submitting a form containing personal information via the Internet, you have the option of communicating with us via the contact information below.
If you are a student, you may also refer to: (a) your rights under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974, as amended (“FERPA”); and (b) the University’s policy on retention of records as published in the Policy Handbook of the University Catalog.