Privacy Policy

St. Joseph Polytechnic College respects the privacy of visitors to its Web site and its member companies. St. Joseph Polytechnic College strongly believes that if electronic commerce and online activities are to flourish, consumers must be assured that information provided online is used responsibly and appropriately. To protect online privacy, St. Joseph Polytechnic College has implemented the following policy.

What Information Does St. Joseph Polytechnic College Collect?
Most data St. Joseph Polytechnic College collects are related to help St. Joseph Polytechnic College better serve its members. St. Joseph Polytechnic College does, however, collect members’ home addresses and phone numbers, allowing the organization to communicate with its members.

From the General Public Using Unrestricted St. Joseph Polytechnic College Files
St. Joseph Polytechnic College does not collect any personal information from users browsing its Web site. Users to the public areas of St .Joseph Polytechnic College’s Web site browse anonymously. Only aggregate data — such as the number of hits per page — are collected. Aggregate data are only used for internal and marketing purposes and do not provide any personally identifying information.

From St. Joseph Polytechnic College Members, Registrants and Other Customers
To gain access to some of the members-only or subscription-based areas of St. Joseph Polytechnic College’s Web site, users are asked to provide some limited information. These data are submitted voluntarily. St. Joseph Polytechnic College asks users to provide their name work and home address, work and home phone, fax and e-mail, and users may choose to provide St. Joseph Polytechnic College with their credit card / Debit card / Net banking accounts to make payments.

A Note about Children
St. Joseph Polytechnic College encourages its younger visitors to get their parents’ permission before providing any information to St. Joseph Polytechnic College. Although the nature of the Internet makes it impossible for St. Joseph Polytechnic College to know the age of its visitors, keep in mind that St. Joseph Polytechnic College does not collect any personal information about people of any age who visits the Web site. Moreover, it is unlikely that St. Joseph Polytechnic College will inadvertently collect personal information voluntarily submitted.

Disclosures to Third Parties
St. Joseph Polytechnic College also makes limited member contact information available through the online Membership Directory to members visiting its Internet site and to those who register for its conferences. On occasion, St. Joseph Polytechnic College may also provide limited data to third parties that offer products and services. These limited data include names, primary addresses, but do not include phone numbers, fax numbers or e-mail addresses. Users may request St. Joseph Polytechnic College to refrain from disclosing the data it collects to third parties on the membership application form, registration form or any other form on which they are providing information. Alternatively, users may contact St. Joseph Polytechnic College to express their preferences.

Credit Card Account Information
St. Joseph Polytechnic College does not disclose credit card account information provided by its members. When members and customers choose to pay using their credit cards, St. Joseph Polytechnic College submits the information needed to secure payment to the appropriate clearinghouse.

How Does St. Joseph Polytechnic College Ensure Compliance with its Privacy Policy?
St. Joseph Polytechnic College is committed to making sure that its privacy policy is understood and respected by all of its employees. St. Joseph Polytechnic College has taken the following steps to ensure compliance. All St. Joseph Polytechnic College employees who collect or disclose information about members are required to attend a training seminar to ensure that they understand the privacy policy and how this policy affects an individual’s job responsibilities. In addition, regular network audits ensure that only St. Joseph Polytechnic College employees who have a business need to access personally identifying information have such network privileges. Access to St. Joseph Polytechnic College network resources is limited to St. Joseph Polytechnic College employees and interns. Access to data collected from visitors to its Web site is granted on an as-needed basis and is limited to full-time St. Joseph Polytechnic College employees.

How Does St. Joseph Polytechnic College Handle Concerns or Complaints?
St. Joseph Polytechnic College believes that individuals should have the right to review their personal information to ensure its accuracy. If you wish to review your data, please contact www.josephpolytechnic.com