St. Bonaventure University

University Privacy Policy


St. Bonaventure University is committed to safeguarding all personally identifiable information we obtain about our customers and visitors, whether internal or external. This policy applies to anyone who accesses online services provided by St. Bonaventure University. St. Bonaventure University reserves the right to retain all incoming and outgoing communications through our website for the purposes of training staff and quality assurance.

1. How We Collect Personal Information

St. Bonaventure University collects various types of information from you through our websites when you provide it to us voluntarily by completing an online form. Some information is collected automatically through various web and Internet technologies, including social media, provided you grant consent. Cookies and other relevant technology are used on our websites to allow us to accomplish the uses described in this policy, to deliver messaging, and to keep track of your information. If you wish to disable such technology in your browser you may do so; however, this may render some portions of our websites unusable to you. Please refer to your browser’s “Help” menu for assistance in changing cookie settings or removing cookie files.

2. Information Collected Automatically

Each time you visit one of our websites, analytical information is automatically gathered through Google Analytics. Aggregate and anonymous analytical information is used by the University to better understand web traffic and make business decisions pertaining to user interface design, content, and marketing strategies. St. Bonaventure University fully complies with the Google Analytics Terms of Service. St. Bonaventure University makes use of various third-party services for behavioral and remarketing campaigns. These campaigns may involve:

  • Showing online advertisements to users whose online use habits have indicated an interest in St. Bonaventure University’s educational services.
  • Display online advertisements or follow-up messages to users who have visited one or more of St. Bonaventure University’s websites.

Third-party vendors may use cookies to track Internet use. Information gathered by these cookies may be used to display St. Bonaventure University advertisements on sites across the Internet. If you do not wish to receive marketing communications from us, you may express your choice where indicated on the applicable email or other communication. You may also contact sbuinfo@happiness-tea.com to be removed from our mailing lists. To opt-out of receiving behavioral or remarketing messages from St. Bonaventure University, you will need to opt-out using tools provided by various third-party vendors:

3. Information You Provide to Us

Various interactions through the University’s websites ask you to submit personal information. The exact personal information requested may vary depending on the type of response requested or nature of the transaction.

4. How We Use This Information

St. Bonaventure University does not sell, rent, or lease your personal information to others except as outlined in this policy. The University will share personally identifiable information about you with other companies or people when one or more of the following conditions apply:

  • We have your consent to share the information.
  • We need to share your information to provide the product or service you have requested.
  • We need to send the information to companies who work on behalf of the University to provide a product or service to you.
  • We are responding to subpoenas, court orders or legal process.
  • We find it necessary to protect and defend the legal rights or property of St. Bonaventure University.

5. Privacy Policy Changes

St. Bonaventure University may revise or update this Privacy Policy. Please contact us as described below or check back at this site periodically to obtain a current copy of this Privacy Policy.

6. Contacting Us

If you wish to access or update any of your personal information, or have any questions about our privacy practices, please contact us via email at  sbuinfo@happiness-tea.com or by mail at St. Bonaventure University, attn: Technology Services 3261 W. State Road, St. Bonaventure, NY 14778