Legal and Privacy Information

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  1. The content available from this website is used for informational and noncommercial purposes only. All rights reserved.
  2. No text, graphics, or other content available from this website are modified in any way; and
  3. No graphics available from this website are used, copied, or distributed separate from accompanying text. Moreover, some graphics that appear on the website are owned by third-party copyright holders, and in such cases permission to reprint must be obtained directly from the owner.
  4. Information on this website is subject to change at any time. Although we attempt to keep information accurate and up to date, you assume the risk that the information and materials on this website could be incomplete, inaccurate, out of date, or may not meet your needs and requirements.

The logo of George Fox University may not be used in any electronic or printed publications without the express written permission of George Fox University's Office of Marketing Communications.

The information on this website is descriptive only and is not to be construed as a legal contract.

With respect to any information available from this George Fox University, neither George Fox University nor its employees assume any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information, apparatus, product, or process disclosed, or represents that its use would not infringe privately owned rights.

Reference herein to any specific products, process, publication, or service does not necessarily constitute or imply its endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by George Fox University. The views and opinions expressed herein do not necessarily state or reflect those of George Fox University.

The George Fox University website contains links to other websites on the Internet. George Fox University is not responsible for the content or privacy policies of those sites.

To maintain the uniformity and integrity of this website, any George Fox University departments or programs that wish to have independent pages on the website must be approved on a case-by-case basis. Contact the Webmaster for more information.

Consent
By using this website, you consent to the collection, transfer, storage, and use of information about your use of this website and of any personal information you submit on this website in the manner set out in this privacy policy. If you do not consent to this, please stop using this website.

Cookies
George Fox University uses cookies to track how you use this website, to personalize and improve your experience, and to deliver ads to you after you leave the website. This is a common practice used by many websites. Cookies are small text files placed on your device when you visit a web site that contain non-personally identifiable information about your device and your use of the website. Most browsers accept cookies by default, but this setting can usually be changed if you choose. However, if your browser does not accept cookies, some features of this website may not work.

Google Analytics
Among the tools and services used on this website, George Fox University uses Google Analytics to track how you use the website. If you log in to use services on this website, we may use your user ID in combination with Google Analytics to connect your usage of this website with other information we have about you. We will not upload any data to Google Analytics that allows Google to personally identify an individual (such as certain names, Social Security Numbers, email addresses, or any similar data), or data that permanently identifies a particular device (such as a unique device identifier if such an identifier cannot be reset).

To opt out of data collection about your use of this website, install this Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on.

Online Advertising
Additionally, George Fox University uses Google Analytics code that allows for certain forms of display advertising and other advanced features. Subject to change, the Google Display Advertising features George Fox University currently uses are Remarketing, Google Display Network Impression Reporting, and Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting.

These features are used to advertise online; to allow third-party vendors, including Google, to show you advertising across the Internet; to allow George Fox University and third-party vendors, including Google, to use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie) and third-party cookies together to inform, optimize, and serve ads based on your past visits to the website and to report how ad impressions, uses of ad services, and interactions with these ad impressions and ad services are related to visits to the website. Data from Google's interest-based advertising or third-party audience data (such as age, gender, and interests) is also combined with Google Analytics to better understand the needs of users of this website and to improve our services.

You may opt out of such display advertising at any time by visiting your Google Ads Settings page or by installing and running the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on.

George Fox University also uses other third-party performance and retargeting cookies. George Fox University may also use related technologies including web beacons and pixels in order to facilitate your use of the website and to deliver ads to you.

Information Collection and Use
George Fox University is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We will not sell, share, or rent this information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this statement. Information may be collected for admission application deposits, online admission applications, address updates, bookstore orders, gifts, topical surveys, and other uses deemed relevant to the university and its constituencies.

Sharing of Information
The university uses outside companies for a variety of purposes, including but not limited to, delivering bookstore orders, staging and hosting online forms used for admissions, online giving, and registering for events hosted by or affiliated with the university. The university makes every effort to ensure that the privacy policies of each outside company complies with this privacy policy.

Security
Information submitted on this website is maintained on a private secure server and handled in a confidential manner.

Surveys
From time to time, the website requests information from users via surveys. Participation in these surveys is completely voluntary and the user has a choice whether or not to provide this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and address), demographic information (such as zip code, age level), and any other information deemed by the university to be relevant to it and/or its academic programs.

Contact Us
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