Privacy Policy

Terms of Use and Privacy Policy for Use of (Effective Starting 2/5/2016)

Welcome, and thanks for your interest in visiting our website and getting the best of our website content and services. Below, please find an explanation of the conditions governing use of this site, and the ways gathers and uses information to bring you content and related products and services. Your use of our website assumes you agree to these Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

We collect information in two categories: submitted information and automatic information.

Submitted Information

What are web forms?

We provide web forms so that users can voluntarily submit personal contact information, which we collect, store and share with schools and other third parties.

What is voluntarily submitted information?

When users voluntarily submit information, (as well as our affiliated schools and partners) is authorized to contact users (by telephone, email, text message, or mail) in accordance with all applicable laws, regarding education options or related topics.

What information do we collect?

  • Name
  • Telephone number
  • Mailing address
  • Email address

What do we do with collected information?

The information we collect helps offer our users high-quality services, and match users with relevant education related products and services. This also makes it easier for us to provide detailed information about schools and degree programs, as needed.

What happens when users do not want to receive any more emails?

If a user receives email communication from (or a school or third party) but does not want to receive email from this sender, it is possible to unsubscribe from the mailing list by using the link provided in the email communication. Upon clicking this link, the user has opted out, and will not receive any of that sender’s future mailings.

Automatic Information

What types of information do you store?

Whenever you visit our site and interact with our content, we receive and store certain types of anonymous information (like most websites). The information we store helps us to make improvements and create a better user experience.

This information helps us to run site analytics and site optimization. Specifically, we use cookies to collect anonymous data about things like browser and operating system version, or IP address. More information about our use of cookies can be found below in this document.

What do I agree to when I use

By utilizing our website — and submitting personal information to — we assume you acknowledge and agree to the following:

  • We may share information we collect on our website with schools, affiliated companies, and third parties.
  • We maintain the right to release any collected information, personally identifiable or otherwise to businesses providing administration services to our company (like email service delivery).
  • We have your granted permission (as well as our affiliated entities, including schools, third party marketing partners and vendors) to contact you, including via telephone, text messages, email, or mail.
  • We have your granted permission (as well as our affiliated entities, including schools, third party marketing partners and vendors) to contact you; you relinquish any rights granted to you by the Do Not Call list or other applicable law, for a period of time. Through your submission, you effectively omit Do Not Call requirements established by state and federal governments and may also provide exemption for us from other applicable laws.
  • We have the right to release your personal information in instances required by law, which we may do when we believe it is necessary to preserve our rights, ensure the safety of you or others, explore alleged fraud, or reply to a government or legal request.
  • We have the right to release your personal information in the instance that enters into a merger, acquisition, or sale of some or all of its assets to a third party.

What am I getting out of all of this?

In addition to gaining access to our high-quality content, allowing us and our affiliates to contact you means that we can provide you with information, marketing or otherwise, for education-related services and products and/or degree information.


This content is an important part of our Privacy Policy and relates to your consent.

How does this relate to consent?

Using this website means you acknowledge and consent to our use of cookies. Cookies are small pieces of data are often sent from a website and stored in the user’s web browser. Advertising cookies — which are sometimes referred to as third-party cookies — allow advertisers to track navigation and publish ads on behalf of third parties that are relevant to the user’s interests. These cookies do not contain personally identifiable information, and thereby, maintain the anonymity of users.

How are cookies used?

Cookies are commonly used in technical applications such as web analytics. At, we most often use Google Analytics — a Google, Inc. tool — to perform our web analytics.

We may use cookies ourselves, or in partnerships with vendors and third parties that provide services to us. This includes conducting web analytics to discover more about user demographics, lead auditing to ensure accuracy and validity of submitted information, and tracking marketing and conversion to keep ads accurate and relevant. More information about Google Analytics can be found in Google’s privacy policy:

You can refuse and remove cookies and third-party advertising through your browser at any time. This may be required on a per-use basis. You are also often able to opt out of receiving personalized ads from members of the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) or those following the Digital Advertising Alliance’s Self-Regulatory Principles. You may unsubscribe by visiting the opt-out pages on the NAI website and DAA website.

How can I contact

To get in touch, please use our contact form to address any questions or concerns about this Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

We retain the right to revise these Terms of Use and Privacy Policies if we change our practices. Because of this, we advise users to reread this document periodically for the most up-to-date facts concerning privacy and related information.