Introduction

On CUSU.org we use small files known as cookies to store small amounts of information on your device - for example, a computer or mobile device.

They are used to help improve the services we provide for you, this can include the following:

  • remembering your settings and preferences when using the site; and
  • measuring how you use our website to help us plan and improve our site.

Our Use of Cookies

CUSU.org use cookies to collect non-personal user information about visitors to help us improve our services - we cannot and do not identify individuals from the information we collect.

We use Google Analytics to help us estimate visitor numbers and improve usability by understanding how users use our website. Data collected by Google Analytics include:

  • the pages you visit;
  • how long you spend on each page;
  • how you reached our site;
  • what you click on whilst visiting the site;
  • your location; and
  • what type of device you are viewing our site from.

Whilst using our site, there may be other cookies created by third parties such as Youtube for embedded videos or ShareThis to enable sharing on social media. CUSU.org does not control how a third party uses their cookies. You should check these third party website's privacy policy if you would like to know more.

Respecting Your Privacy

We understand the importance of protecting the privacy of visitors to our website. To ensure this we will ensure the following:

  • We do not track your activity beyond CUSU.org;
  • Any personal details you share with us is stored safely;
  • We do not share your personal information with a third party apart from our data processors (www.ukmsl.com who supply our website);
  • We do share data with Coventry University Group (but only with your express permission); and 
  • We respect your browser settings.