Privacy Policy

Website Privacy Policy

At University Financial Aid Solutions, LLC, (UFAS), we value the trust that our students place in us and are committed to protecting the information we obtain and maintain on their behalf. This Privacy Policy (Policy) is intended to inform visitors about how their Personal Identification Information (Personal Information) and other information is collected and used by us in operating this Website (Site).

How does the Site work?

The Site offers you the opportunity to browse the Site and use certain features on the Site. By using the Site, you consent to the collection and use of your Personal Information by UFAS as described herein. UFAS reserves the right to change how we handle the Personal Information we collect through the Site at any time. We will update this Policy to reflect any changes in our Personal Information collection and handling practices, and will indicate that changes to this privacy policy have been made by listing a new date under “Last Modified” at the end of this Policy. Such changes will take effect immediately once posted to the Site.

What type of Personal Information does UFAS collect from you and how do we use it?

UFAS does not require you to provide us with any Personal Information in order to use the Site. Please refer to the Terms of Use regarding user account creation. Unless you provide Personal Information to UFAS through the Site, we will not collect any Personal Information from you. However, in order to inquire for information, you will need to provide certain Personal Information to us. We will not sell, hire or release your Personal Information to any other third parties, unless we believe the release of such information is necessary (i) to comply with the law (e.g., a legal process or a statutory authorization), or (ii) to protect or enforce our rights.

How is Personal Information protected?

We care about the safety and security of your transactions. We select our service providers on the basis that they use industry-standard security protocols for protecting the confidentiality of the Personal Information that they handle for us, including without limitation, using SSL encryption. We do not authorize our service providers to use your Personal Information for purposes other than to execute transactions requested by you and to provide related services to us. Notwithstanding the aforementioned, please keep in mind that while we take the foregoing actions to protect Personal Information provided to us, we cannot guarantee that such information will not be lost, disclosed or accessed by accidental circumstances or by the unauthorized acts of others.

What other information does UFAS collect?

We also may collect anonymous and aggregate information from you about your preferences in navigating the Site by using cookies, action tags and other methods. Cookies are small text files that identify your computer. We may use cookies to, among other things, monitor Site usage, customize Site features, identify your computer`s operating system and browser, and complete transactions. An action tag is a small, graphic image on a webpage that is designed to allow a Site owner or a third party to monitor who is visiting a Site by collecting the IP address of the computer to which the tag is sent, the URL of the webpage that the tag comes from, and the time that such webpage was viewed. Tags may be associated with cookie information. We may also use such non-Personal Information for promotional purposes.

If you do not want us to track such non-Personal Information about you, you can set your browser to warn you before accepting cookies and refuse cookies when your browser alerts you to their presence. You can also adjust the settings in your browser to refuse all cookies.

Does UFAS provide links to other Sites?

UFAS may provide links to other Sites or resources of possible interest to you. Because we do not control unaffiliated websites to which we provide links, the collection and use of your Personal Information and other information by such websites shall be subject to the policies and procedures of such websites and not this Policy.

What are our policies regarding children?

UFAS does not knowingly collect Personal Information from anyone under thirteen (13) years of age.

Do we have a mechanism to address questions and complaints about the handling of information that we collect?

If you have questions or concerns about any of our information collection or handling practices or if you wish to change or remove any Personal Information provided to us, please contact us by e-mail at ufasit@ufas.us.com, or by postal mail at 2818 Cypress Ridge Blvd. Suite 230, Wesley Chapel FL.

Last Modified: September 1, 2012

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