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Our office is committed to ensuring the security of your information. We have put in place reasonable physical, technical, and administrative safeguards designed to prevent unauthorized access to, or use of, the information collected online.
For example, Penn has contracted with third parties that have met industry-standards for security to take in necessary data, such as credit card information, to store, transmit and process this transaction secur ely.
SHARING YOUR INFORMATION
We will not share your information with third parties except
- as required by law,
- as necessary to protect the University’s interests,
- with service providers acting on our behalf who have agreed in writing to protect the confidentiality of the data, or
- in instances that you permit OR in accordance with your consent
Penn has contracted with third parties that have met industry-standards for security to take in necessary data, such as credit card information, to store, transmit and process this transaction securely.
LINKS TO OTHER WEB SITES
This site may contain links to other web sites not affiliated with our office. We are not responsible for the privacy practices of these other sites, including other University of Pennsylvania sites. We encourage you to read the privacy state ments of other sites for assurance that their practices safeguard your privacy.
CHILDREN UNDER 13
This web site is intended for use by people aged 13 or older. If you are under 13, please do not send any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, or email address. In the event that we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under age 13 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information as quickly as possible. If you believe that we might have any information from or about a child under 13, please contact us
CHANGES TO STATEMENT
We reserve the right to modify this privacy statement at any time and will post the changes on this web page.
We welcome suggestions and questions about our privacy statement. Please send them to email@example.com. If you have questions about privacy at Penn overall, please send email to firstname.lastname@example.org, call 1-888-BEN-TIPS (1-888-236-8477), or visit http://www.upenn.edu/privacy.
YOUR CONSENT (IF MAKING A PURCHASE)
As described in the processing of your transaction, by clicking Submit, you agree to the transaction under the terms entered above and under the terms of this Privacy Statement.