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Privacy policy

Utrecht University fully complies with the requirements of the Dutch Personal Data Protection Act (Wet bescherming persoonsgegevens). All personal information provided by visitors to Utrecht University’s website is treated with the utmost care, and is carefully processed and protected. In doing so, the University makes every effort to take personal preferences into account. Utrecht University has implemented a number of security measures, including measures to prevent unauthorised parties from accessing personal information.

Technical information collected
Utrecht University also collects technical visitor information, such as information about the hardware and software used by visitors and information about their actual visit to the site. This information is not linked to individuals and cannot be used to trace the identity of a visitor. The data collected is used to provide statistics for the assessment of the effectiveness and effects of the information provided on the site and the navigation structure. This enables Utrecht University to optimise the website, thereby further improving its service provision.

Use of cookies
The University’s electronic services make use of cookies. A cookie is a small information file stored on the hard drive of the computer used to access a website. These cookies do not contain any personal information and serve only to make it easier for visitors to use the site. Most Internet browsers accept cookies, unless the user has disabled this function.
By using Utrecht University’s website, you agree to the terms of the policy as outlined above.
Read more: Legal information about cookies (in Dutch).

Utrecht University sometimes sends out emails to students, incoming students, staff, alumni and others. The University stores and uses addressee details in accordance with the Dutch Personal Data Protection Act (Wet bescherming persoonsgegevens).

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