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Privacy Statement for Grand Valley State University


Grand Valley State University has created this statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses our practice for gathering and disseminating information for this site.

This Privacy Statement applies to any and all content, services, applications, and forms accessible through our primary website, Throughout this Statement, "GVSU," “university,” “our,” and "we" refers to Grand Valley State University. "You" or "Users" refers to you and everyone who uses, subscribes to, publishes through, submits content through, or visits

Our primary website contains links to other websites. GVSU is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of these other websites.

By using our site, you expressly consent to the information handling practices described in this notice. Your use of our site and any personal information you provide therein are subject at all times to this Privacy Statement.

1. The Information GVSU Collects:

2. The Way GVSU Uses Information:

Data is retained in accordance with University policy and as required under applicable U.S. laws and regulations. How we use the information we collect depends in part on which portions of our site you use, how you choose to interact with them. Below are the specific purposes for which we use the information we collect about you.

3. When GVSU Shares Your Information:

4. Your Choices and Access to your Personal Information

5. Our Commitment to Data Security:

6. International Visitors:

7. Changes and Updates to this Privacy Statement:

8. GVSU Contact Information: