Privacy Policy

Olivet Nazarene University is committed to protecting your privacy when you visit our website. This privacy policy outlines how we collect information when you visit our site and how we use that information.

Information We Collect

We collect various types of information from our website visitors so we can adjust the site to meet the needs and expectations of our users. Some information is collected automatically, while the user provides other information.

When visiting our website, we collect limited, non-personal identifying information that your browser makes available, such as your IP address, browser type, computer or device type, the website from where you navigated to our site, and the pages on our site that you view, and your country, territory, or region. Our website also uses cookies that uniquely identify your browser so that we may provide content that is most relevant to your needs.

You can also provide information to us on our site through various means, such as contacting us through our site’s inquiry or application forms. Depending on which feature you are using, you may be asked to provide personal information such as, name, address, telephone number, and email address in order to complete a form.

How We Use This Information

Olivet Nazarene University does not sell, rent, or share your personal information to any outside organizations. Olivet will abide by all applicable laws governing the release of personal information.

The university may use the information that you provide to us for marketing purposes. Your personal information is never shared with outside organizations. If you do not wish to receive marketing emails or phone calls, you may use the opt-out feature on our emails or call 800-648-1463.

The university uses the collective information about site users for marketing and advertising purposes with third parties.


Olivet Nazarene University utilizes Display Advertising and Remarketing to advertise online. Third-party vendors, including Google use cookies to display our ads across the Internet based on your past visits to our website. You may choose to opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads using the Ads Preference Manager.

Service Providers

We may employ third party companies and individuals. These third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.

Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.

You can opt-out of having made your activity on the Service available to Google Analytics by installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. The add-on prevents the Google Analytics JavaScript (ga.js, analytics.js, and dc.js) from sharing information with Google Analytics about visits activity.

For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page.

Changes to this Policy

The university reserves the right to append or otherwise modify this Privacy Policy at any time. We expect any such changes to be minor, and notification of all changes will be made on this page.