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Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting the website of the Division of International Studies & Outreach (IS&O). We appreciate your concerns about your privacy and want to be transparent about the information that we collect and/or disclose to others.

How websites collect information

  • Server Logs – Websites may record information about each visit such as the IP Address of the visitor (a number that might uniquely identify a computer on the Internet), the requested content, and potentially personal identifiable information about the user’s browser.
  • Cookies – Cookies are small text files that websites store on the visitor’s computer. Among other purposes, cookies track how a website is used and to remember whether or not the visitor is logged in.

Information that we collect

Use of the IS&O website does not require login or registration and the site does not store any cookies on your computer. Like most other websites, we do log the IP address, requested page, time and date of visit, and information about your browser such as the version, operating system, and installed plugins. We do not share this information with any third parties however it may be subject to the Oklahoma Open Records Act or examination by law enforcement officials. The logs are deleted after 180 days.

Information disclosed to third parties

The IS&O website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses cookies. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States . Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of this website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, alternatively Google provides a browser Add-on that disables tracking by Google Analytics and is available here.

The IS&O website features the “Like Button” plugin provided by Facebook, Inc. (“Facebook”). This feature allows logged-in users of Facebook.com to provide feedback about the site. If you are logged into Facebook.com while visiting the site, Facebook may be able to track your activity within this site whether or not you click the Like Button.

If you have any questions please contact the website administrator.