Protecting your privacy is important to Northwestern Oklahoma State University.
NWOSU does not actively share information gathered by our web servers.
Any personal information submitted to NWOSU via email communication or online forms will
be used only to serve your needs and will not be released to any entity outside of NWOSU
unless we are required by law to do so.
Northwestern Oklahoma State University gathers summary statistics from our web servers.
This information is used to generate reports to analyze trends, number of visitors, and
demographic information. The information that we gather as you passively browse the NWOSU
website includes but is not limited to the following:
● Domain name or IP address, and the city of origin of that address
● Previously viewed page, if directly linked to NWOSU (referring page)
● Date and time of visit to the NWOSU website and the length of visit
● Pages visited at the NWOSU website
● Operating System
● Monitor resolution and color depth
This information does not identify you personally. We do not gather information such as your
name or email address from passively browsing the NWOSU website. If you voluntarily correspond
with NWOSU via email or online form, any personally identifiable information that you provide
is a public record once you submit it to a NWOSU server and may be subject to public inspection
if not protected by federal or state law.
You should not assume that any information sent to an NWOSU server via email to be private.
This information can be reviewed by NWOSU administration or IT staff without notice.
Academic chat and discussion boards, such as those offered by Blackboard, may be logged.
You should exercise caution before revealing any personal information on these media.
You can disable cookies on your computerís internet browser if you wish, but this may interfere
with your ability to use some portions of our website.
The NWOSU website contains links to other websites. Northwestern Oklahoma State University is not
responsible for the content or privacy practices of those websites. A link from the NWOSU website
in no way implies endorsement of that site by Northwestern Oklahoma State University.
Northwestern Oklahoma State University specifically disclaims any and all liability for claims or
damages that may result from the use of its online resources or information contained therein.