Privacy Policy of www.wku.edu

This Application collects some Personal Data from its Users.

Personal Data collected for the following purposes and using the following services:

    • Analytics

      • Google Analytics and Google Tag Manager

        Personal Data: Cookies; Usage Data

    • Contacting the User

      • Contact form

        Personal Data: address; date of birth; email address; first name; last name; phone number

      • Phone contact

        Personal Data: phone number

    • Content commenting

      • Disqus

        Personal Data: Cookies; Usage Data; various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service

      • Facebook Comments

        Personal Data: Cookies; Usage Data

    • Displaying content from external platforms

      • Google Fonts

        Personal Data: Usage Data; various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service

      • Google Maps widget, Google Site Search, Instagram widget, YouTube video widget, Google Calendar widget and Vimeo video

        Personal Data: Cookies; Usage Data

    • Handling payments

      • Authorize.Net

        Personal Data: various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service

    • Interaction with external social networks and platforms

      • Facebook Like button and social widgets, Twitter Tweet button and social widgets, Google+ +1 button and social widgets, Pinterest “Pin it” button and social widgets and Tumblr sharing button and social widgets

        Personal Data: Cookies; Usage Data

    • SPAM protection

      • Google reCAPTCHA

        Personal Data: Cookies; Usage Data

Further information about Personal Data

    • The Service is not directed to children under the age of 13

      WKU websites are not directed to children under 13 years of age, does not sell products or services intended for purchase by children, and does not knowingly collect or store any personal information, even in aggregate, about children under the age of 13. All minors should ask for their parent’s permission before sending any information about themselves to anyone over the internet. These age restrictions are necessary to ensure compliance with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA).

    • Selling goods and services online

      The Personal Data collected are used to provide the User with services or to sell goods, including payment and possible delivery.
      The Personal Data collected to complete the payment may include the credit card, the bank account used for the transfer, or any other means of payment envisaged. The kind of Data collected by this Application depends on the payment system used.

Contact information

    • Owner and Data Controller

      Western Kentucky University

      Owner contact email: webmaster@wku.edu