Type of Information Collected and How it is Used
Shiloh University collects both personally identifiable information (PII) and non-personally identifiable information (non-PII) from its visitors. The information collected is used to help us identify our target market and improve the educational services we offer. The collected information is primarily used for marketing purposes and visitors may expect to receive future communication from Shiloh University.
Non-PII is collected automatically through cookies and other web technology. We also collect certain non-PII when you visit our website, such as the browser you are using (e.g., Firefox, Chrome, Internet Explorer), your operating system (e.g., Windows XP, Mac OS), the domain name from which you receive Internet access, your IP address and aggregate information regarding Shiloh University web pages you access or visit.
PII is collected when a visitor fills out a Request Information form, application or otherwise provides information to our website. We provide examples of PII that may be collected below.
To receive additional information about Shiloh University, you can fill out our Request Information form by submitting PII, including name, email address and program of interest. This information is collected so that a university representative can contact you. A phone number is also supplied for those who wish to contact Shiloh University by phone.
Our student and faculty sites may also require you to provide specific user identification information, such as username, address, email address and student ID number. This information is collected so our university staff can contact you if necessary. Specific user identification data is also necessary to verify your identity prior to allowing access to some of these sites.
Our websites have reasonable security measures in place designed to protect against the loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction of information under our control.
We take reasonable steps to ensure the data is reliable, accurate, complete and current for its intended use. Personal information collected from visitors is protected in transmission to our websites with Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol encryption. Shiloh University abides by all laws concerning the release of personal information and does not sell or rent any personal information to third parties, except as described below.
Disclosure or Transfer of Personal Information
We work with Google and Facebook to display retargeted ads to our site prospects, on our behalf, across the Internet. They collect non-PII about your visits to our website and your interaction with our products and services. The anonymous information is collected through the use of a pixel tag, which is industry standard technology used by most major websites. No PII is collected during this process. If you do not want Google or Facebook to collect this information, you may opt out of their services. Opting out will not affect your use of our site.
Google opt out: adssettings.google.com
Facebook ad settings: https://www.facebook.com/help/568137493302217
Shiloh University may provide links to other websites; and there are websites that may link directly to Shiloh University. Shiloh University does not endorse these third party websites or the content and has no control over their privacy practices.
Shiloh University uses Online Advertising Features from Google and Facebook for advertising and cookie tracking implemented on shilohuniversity.edu. These features allow Shiloh University to track impressions on our website, track demographic and interests of visitors, and collect data for remarketing purposes. If you wish to opt out of these online advertising features, follow the instructions on the corresponding pages: