Privacy Policy

First and foremost, thank you for visiting UC College Prep (UCCP).

We may offer services on this website that require you to submit personal information; however, we collect no personal information about you unless you choose to provide it for us. The information you choose to submit is shared only with individuals who have been given authorization to view it by the University of California and UCCP. To find out what type of information we need, please pay attention to the text below, or refer to - for answers.

We do not give out your personal information to third party marketing companies. We will never sell or give your information away for marketing purposes unless you choose to enroll in services that require third party marketing companies. Review the sections below to see how we protect your personal information.

Information We Record

If you visit UCCP just to browse the website or download information, our web operating system records will automatically record some non-personal information. During your visit, our Web operating system will record:

The Internet domain for your Internet service, such as "" or "" if you use a private Internet access account, or "" if you connect from a college or university domain.

The type of browser (such as "Netscape version X" or "Internet Explorer version X") that you are using. The type of operating system that you use (such as Macintosh, Unix, or Windows).
The date and time you visit our site, and the Web pages that you visit on our site.
The address of the previous Web site you were visiting, if you linked to us from another Web site.
We use this information to help us make our site more useful to visitors. We do not use this system to record your personal information.

Security and Intrusion Detection

In order to keep this website secure and available to all users, we use software programs for monitoring network traffic. This helps us identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise to cause damage to our computer system. These programs do not collect personally identifiable information; they only collect information that could help us identify someone trying to tamper with this website.

Except for authorized law enforcement investigations, we do not try to identify individual users or their usage habits. We use monitoring data logs for determining trends in usage patterns and for finding system problems.

Information From Email

If you send us an email, the message will usually contain your return email address. If you include information that could identify you in your email because you want us to address issues specific to your situation, we may use that information in contacting other federal agencies or our partners (such as colleges, lenders, or state agencies). In some rare cases, including requests from Congress or other parties, we may be required by law to disclose information that you submit.

Keep in mind that email is not always secure from outside parties. If you send an email that includes especially personal information, such as data from your tax return or student loan account, you may prefer to send it by postal mail to:

UC College Prep Online
2155 Delaware Avenue
Suite 100
Santa Cruz, CA 95060

Information Collected if You Complete a Form on Our Site

UCCP may offers interactive forms that allow you create, build and modify a personal profile. UCCP does not rent, sell, or share this personal information about you with other people or non-affiliated organizations unless we are providing information or services you've requested, have your permission, or under the following circumstances:

We respond to subpoenas, court orders, or legal process, or to establish or exercise our legal rights or defend against legal claims; We believe it is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of UCCP’s terms of use, or as otherwise required by law.
We transfer information about you if UCCP is acquired by or merged with another organization. If the privacy policy differs for another organization, we will notify you before your information is transferred.


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Confidentiality and Security

Access to your information is provided only to UCCP employees who require this information to do their jobs. To protect your personal information, we have physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards which follow federal regulations. Your account information is password protected.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

UCCP may update and revise this policy. We will notify you about any major changes in our privacy policy by sending you an email or by placing a notice on our website.