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Aston University does not capture or store your personal information when you access our website, unless you voluntarily agree to give us your personal details by completing an online form. In this case, the personal data you provide will be used exclusively to provide you with information about the University.
We may collect the following information:
contact information, such as your address, email address or phone number
information on your preferences and interests
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.
Under the Data Protection Act 1998, you may request details of personal information which we hold about you. If you would like a copy of this information, please complete a University Data Subject Access Request Form and send it, along with a cheque for £10 (to cover administration costs for collating this information), made payable to "Aston University", to: John WalterData Protection OfficerUniversity CommunicationsAston UniversityAston TriangleBirmingham B4 7ET If you have any questions about Aston University’s Data Protection Policy please write to our Data Protection Officer at the above address or email firstname.lastname@example.org
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please contact us as soon as possible. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.