UChicago Mobile Privacy Policy

UChicago Mobile Privacy Policy

This software allows you to access University of Chicago news and events, online directories, chart directions to Hyde Park, and campus photos on your mobile device.

We use technologies like web beacons and unique device identifiers to anonymously identify your device. Our systems also log and transmit to us which initial screen functions you click on so we can deliver a better experience.

We do not collect personally identifiable information about you. In other words, we do not collect information such as your name, address, phone number or email address.  We do not use or collect your precise geographic location.

We use Google Analytics to collect this information. Google Analytics may access anonymous data (including an identifier for your device) to help us understand how our services are used. It uses this data solely on our behalf. It does not share it except in aggregate form; no data is shared so as to identify any individual user. Click to see Google Analytics’ privacy policy for specifics.

Except for the above analytics processing, we do not share any information about your use of this application with third parties.  In particular, we do not allow advertising companies to collect data through our service for ad targeting.

We take reasonable administrative, physical and electronic measures designed to safeguard and protect your information from unauthorized access or disclosure. This includes utilizing Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts the information you input. However, no security or encryption method can be guaranteed to protect information from hackers or human error.

Information we collect may be stored or processed on computers located in any country where we do business.

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will link to those changes from this privacy statement here so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. 

We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement at any time, so please review it frequently.  If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here.

If you have any questions or concerns about our privacy policies, please contact us: support@uchicago.edu