Privacy Policy

This policy explains what types of personal information will be gathered when you visit St Augustine’s website, and how the information will be used.

Information collected

On some parts of the website you may be asked to provide personal information in order to apply for a place; order a prospectus; book a place on a workshop; book an open event; or join our alumni ‘friends’ association.  St Augustine’s will store this information manually or electronically. By supplying this information you are consenting to St Augustine’s holding and using it for the purposes for which it was provided. Information provided will be kept for as long as is necessary to fulfil that purpose.

How the information is used

Personal information provided to St Augustine’s by you will only be used for the purposes stated when the information is requested.  Personal information will not be sold to 3rd parties, or provided to direct marketing companies or other such organisations without your permission.  Personal information collected is hold in accordance with the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998.

How we store information collected

Information which you provide to us will ordinarily be stored on our secure server.  Manual data is protected by locking relevant doors and cupboards, shredding and internal procedures.

Cookies

What are cookies?

Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer when you visit a website. They are widely used in order to make websites work more efficiently and provide basic functionality such as remembering preferences or filling out forms. They are also used to provide information and insights to the owners of the site that help to improve performance and offer a better user experience.

Cookies on staugustinescollege.ac.uk

This site uses cookies. The table below explains the cookies we use and why. We will not use any of this data to personally identify you.

Cookie Name Purpose
Preference cookies wfvt_# These cookies are used to remember your preferences.
Session cookies DYNSRV These cookies are used for the website to function and to improve the performance of the website.
Security cookies wordfence_verifiedHuman These cookies necessary and are used to keep this website secure. It collects your IP address to monitor activity in order to prevent access to any malicious IP addresses.
Google Analytics _ga

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Collect

These cookies are used to collect information about how you use our website. The information collected includes number of visitors, pages visited and time spent on the website. The information is collected by Google Analytics an aggregated and anonymous form, and we use the data to help us make improvements to the website. If you do not allow these cookies we will not know when you have visited our site, and will not be able to monitor its performance.

Click here for more information about Google Analytics and your privacy.

Marketing cookies NID These cookies are used by Google to show you relevant and engaging ads.


Disabling cookies

You can prevent the use of cookies by adjusting your browser settings. Please be aware that some cookies are necessary for the website to function. You can set your browser to block or alert you about these cookies, but some parts of this site and many other sites you visit will then not then work properly as certain functionality and features will have been disabled.

For more information about cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org/

Access to information

This Data Protection Act gives you the right of access to information held about you.

Contact

Any queries or concerns about privacy on this website should be sent to the data protection officer Rebecca Young r.young@staugustinescollege.ac.uk