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.
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 "xcompany.com" or "xcompany.net" if you use a private Internet access account, or "yourschool.edu" 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).
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
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:
The UCCP web site sets and accesses cookies on your computer.
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.