At Southwestern Illinois College (“the college”), your privacy is very important. This privacy notice covers the use of swic.edu.
Information We Collect
- When you interact with the college though www.swic.edu, such as filling out information requests forms or newsletter signup, we request basic contact information and may request additional information about your high school.
- SWIC uses common internet technologies, such as cookies and web beacons to track interactions with the SWIC website and emails.
Google Analytics and Online Advertising
SWIC uses Google Analytics, which is a web analysis service provided by Google. Google places a cookie on the web browsers of visitors to www.swic.edu and collects, tracks and examines the use of www.swic.edu to prepare reports on site’s activities through Google Analytics dashboards and to share with other Google services the college subscribes to such as Google AdWords. Google also uses third-party audience data such as age, gender and interests to help us better understand the behavior of our website visitors.
This allows us helps track and manage the effectiveness of our marketing efforts.
In addition, the college uses Google AdWords. The college may use Google AdWords and other third-party vendors for remarketing/retargeting. Google and remarketing/retargeting systems place cookies and/or web beacons on web browsers to serve ads based on your interests and/or past visits to swic.edu
Use of Information Collected from swic.edu
The information the college collects may be used to correspond with you. The college will never sell the personal information you submit to us through swic.edu to any persons or organizations. The college may share it with reputable third parties contracted to provide services such as email, or when required by law for the investigation of illegal or criminal actives, the exercise of legal rights or in defense against any legal claims, or otherwise. The college also maintain adherence to Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act regulations.