Privacy Statement

The New York College of Podiatric Medicine respects the privacy of our web site visitors.  The following statement spells out our privacy policy in more detail.  This policy applies to www.my.nycpm.edu.  If there are any material changes to this policy in the future, information concerning any such changes will be posted on this webpage.

Definitions

From time to time in this Policy, we use terms that require definition:


The term Computer Resourcesrefers to NYCPM’s entire computer network. Specifically, Computer Resources includes, but is not limited to: host computers, file servers, application servers, communication servers, mail servers, fax servers, web servers, workstations, stand-alone computers, laptops, software, data files, and all internal and external computer and communications networks (for example, Internet, commercial online services, value-added networks, e-mail sys­tems) that may be accessed directly or indirectly from our computer network.

The term Usersrefers to all employees, independent con­tractors, consultants, temporary workers, and other persons or entities that use our Computer Resources.

Information Collection

We collect information of those who contact us via on-line application or e-mail communications.  This information is used exclusively for our internal purposes unless otherwise noted.  We will use personal information that you provide via e-mail or through other online means only for purposes necessary to serve your needs, such as responding to an inquiry or other request for information. This may involve redirecting your inquiry or comment to another person or department better suited to meeting your needs.

This information is not disclosed to any non-affiliated third-parties. Personal information is only collected when voluntarily offered for the sole purposes identified.

Internet/Site Use

We do not place “cookies”, or pieces of electronic information for any reason.   The privacy of communication over the Internet (e-mail) cannot be guaranteed, because the Internet may not be a secure medium.  The New York College of Podiatric Medicine does not assume any responsibility for any harm, loss, or damage you may experience or incur by sending of personal, confidential, or other information over the Internet by or to this institution. By using this site or e-mail, you signify your consent to this institution’s on-line privacy policy.  If you do not agree with this policy, please do not use this site. 
We reserve the right, at our discretion, to update, change, modify, add, or remove portions of this policy from time to time.

Network

The New York College of Podiatric Medicine (NYCPM) relies on their computer network to conduct their business. To ensure that the computer resources are used properly by the employees, independent contractors, agents, and other computer users, NYCPM has created this Computer Use Policy (the “Policy”).

Users

The rules and obligations described in this Policy apply to all users (the “Users”) of NYCPM’s computer net­work, wherever they may be located. Violations will be taken very seriously and may result in disciplinary action, including possible termination, and civil and criminal liability. It is every employee’s duty to use NYCPM’s computer resources responsibly, professionally, ethically, and lawfully.

Browser information collected on the website

New York College of Podiatric Medicine maintains server log information of all access to its site and also monitors network traffic for the purposes of site management and security. We use this information to help diagnose problems with the server and to carry out other administrative tasks. We use log analysis tools to create summary statistics to determine which information is of most interest to users, to identify system problem areas, or to help determine technical requirements. The server log information does not include personal information.

External websites

This site contains links to other sites outside of New York College of Podiatric Medicine. New York College of Podiatric Medicine is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites.