Information Automatically Collected and Stored: When you browse through any website, certain personal information about you may be collected. We automatically collect and temporarily store the following information regarding each visit:
- the name of the domain you use to access the Internet;
- the date and time of your visit;
- the pages you visited; and
- the address of the website you came from when you came to visit.
We use this information for statistical purposes and to help us continue the best quality experience for our visitors. Unless it is specifically stated otherwise, no additional information will be collected about you.
Personally Provided Information: You do not have to give us personal information to visit our website. If you provide us with additional information about yourself through an e-mail message, quick inquiry form, survey, etc., we will only maintain the information as long as needed to respond to your question or to fulfill the stated purpose of the communication. However, all communications addressed to Concordia Seminary, St. Louis are maintained, as required, for historical purposes. These communications are archived on a monthly basis.
Disclosure: Concordia Seminary, St. Louis does not disclose, give, sell or transfer any personal information about our visitors, unless required for law enforcement or statute.
Intrusion Detection: For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available, Concordia Seminary, St. Louis reserves the right to employ software program(s) to monitor traffic in order to identify unauthorized attempts, to change information, or otherwise cause damage. In the event of authorized investigations, and pursuant to any required legal process, information from the website may be used to help identify an individual.
System of Record: Information originally collected in traditional paper systems can be submitted such as electronic commerce transactions and information updates about eligibility for the transactions. Electronically submitted information is maintained and destroyed pursuant to the Records Act, and in some cases this information may be subject to the Privacy Act. If information is to be used in a Privacy Act system of records, there will be a Privacy statement provided.