In compliance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998, no one under 13 years of age may use the website. If you are a minor between the ages of 13 and 18, you may use the site only in conjunction with your parent, legal guardian, or other responsible adult.
What information do we collect?
We collect personal information you voluntarily choose to disclose, as well as aggregate information that is automatically collected when you visit the Website. Personal information may include your name, address, phone number, current email address, programs of interest and other information you choose to provide. If you choose to correspond with us through email, we may retain your email address and messages together with our responses. Aggregate information means information about all of our users or specific groups or categories of users that we combine together and which does not include the users’ personal information. Aggregate information is automatically provided by your computer. Examples may include:
- Date and time of your visits.
- Pages viewed and time spent at the website.
- Browser and platform type (e.g., a Firefox browser on a Macintosh platform).
- Internet Protocol (IP) address. An IP address is a number that is automatically assigned to your computer on the Internet.
How do we use the personal information you provide us?
Your personal information is primarily used to contact you regarding TEACH grants, loan forgiveness, and certain TEACH grant eligible degree programs. We may store your information for the purpose of communicating with you about these things and send you updates if and when they become available. We also use personal information for purposes of administering our business activities, providing customer service, and making other products and services available to our customers and prospective customers. Occasionally, we may also use the information we collect to notify you about important changes to the website, new services, and special offers we think you will find valuable.
Sharing information with third parties
How do we protect your information?
We have implemented reasonable administrative, technical, and physical security measures to protect your personal information against accidental or unauthorized access, destruction, or alteration. However, no method of transmission over the Internet, and no method of storing electronic information, can be completely secure. Therefore, we cannot guarantee the absolute security of your transmissions to us and of your personal information that we store.
Do we comply with legally compelled disclosure of information?
What about other sites linked to this one?