The Information Drexel University Online Collects
Drexel University Online collects two kinds of information on this site: (1) registration information that is voluntarily supplied by visitors to this site who enroll in the online programs offered through Drexel University and (2) tracking information that is automatically collected as visitors navigate through this site.
By filling out a form on the Drexel University Online website, you authorize Drexel University to contact you by email, telephone, text message, and direct mail regarding Drexel University’s educational programs.
How Drexel University Online Uses This Information
We do not sell, trade, or rent your personal information to others. We share your registration information with Drexel University, which will use it as a part of your enrollment in online programs. In addition, we may provide aggregated statistical data as well as personal identifiable information to reputable third-party vendors and consultants for analytics purposes or direct marketing. We may also release your account information when we believe, in good faith, that such release is reasonably necessary to (i) comply with law, (ii) enforce or apply the terms of any of our user agreements, or (iii) protect the rights, property or safety of Drexel University Online, Drexel University, our users, or others.
Your Rights Under the Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
If you enroll in an online program offered through University, personally identifiable information you provide us, other than basic directory information, or that we or Drexel University create that pertains to you, may be protected from disclosure under the provisions of the federal Family Education Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA). You may also have specific rights with regard to accessing this information and correcting any errors. For further information respecting the applicability of FERPA and your rights under it, please contact us at applyDUonline@drexel.edu.
Cookies allow us to understand how you clicked to our site and what pages you click on during your visit to our site. We do not use the cookie to track your activity on sites other than those operated by Drexel University Online. Accepting cookies through your web browser is your personal choice. You can set your browser to disable cookies.
Drexel University Online works with a variety of advertising companies to place our advertising at websites across the Internet. These advertising companies collect anonymous information about your visits to our web site. You may choose to opt-out of this service we have with our third-party advertising partner (for example Google Analytics through Ads Settings or Ad Settings for mobile apps).
The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (EU GDPR) broadly applies to personal data collected from persons while they are in the European Union. GDPR limits when and how organizations worldwide can collect, store, process, and use personal data. It also provides individuals with certain rights related to their personal data, including notice or consent, rights of access, and in some cases, requests for deletion.
Please be advised that video and photographs may be taken at a Drexel event for use in the press and on the Drexel University/Drexel University Online website, social media pages, marketing materials and all other university publications. By entering this event, you consent to the University's video and photography policy and the University using your image and likeness.
Notive of Availability of Annual Security Report
Drexel University, in compliance with the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act (Clery Act), publishes an annual report for current and prospective students and employees. This report contains important safety information and crime statistics for the previous three years. These statistics pertain to reported crimes that have occurred on campus, in certain non-campus buildings or properties that are owned or controlled by Drexel University, and on public property within, or immediately adjacent to and accessible from the campus. Printed copies of this report are also available by calling the Public Safety Administrative Office at 215-895-1550.