Last Updated: May 20, 2011
HeyCampus.com is an online service exclusively for college students to interact with
other students, make new friends, browse their profile, share news, send and receive
messages and poke, sell or buy old/new stuff, find an apt or just a roommate, discuss
topics in various forums, bookmark and come back to any page and lots more......
Information Collected by HeyCampus.com
When you visit HeyCampus, you provide us with two types of information: personal
information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected by us and website
use information collected by us as you interact with our website.
When you register with HeyCampus, you provide us with certain personal information,
such as your name, your email address, your date of birth, your gender, your current
When you visit the site, HeyCampus logs non-personally-identifiable information such
as IP address, browser type, etc. This data is used to manage the website, track
usage and improve the website.
You can change the privacy settings to control who is allowed to view your personal
details (including, email address, phone, activity feed, etc) in your profile page.
Please also see the section “Posting Information for Public Viewing”.
When you visit any (personal or dating) profile, your username may be stored and
viewable by the profile owner (whose profile you viewed).
HeyCampus may use member’s primary contact email address to send updates or news
about the site.
Invitations and Other Communications to Non-members
HeyCampus members can invite friends to join the service by sending invitation emails
via our automated invitation system. HeyCampus.com do not store these email addresses.
HeyCampus do not link the information stored in cookies to any personally identifiable
information (e.g. email, phone) you submit while on our site. Please note that you
must enable cookies in order to (authenticate you and) use most functions on the
HeyCampus.com might contain links to sites (in sections such as forums, item listings,
etc). HeyCampus.com is not responsible for the privacy policies and/or practices
stated on that site.
Posting Information for public viewing
Please be aware that whenever you voluntarily post public information (phone, email,
etc) in sections such as forums, items / apartment listings, etc, that information
can be accessed by anyone (even if they are not logged in) and can in turn be used
by those people to send you unsolicited communications.
Correcting/Updating or Removing Information
HeyCampus.com users may update or remove any of their personal information at any
time by logging into their account and clicking on "My Personal Profile". However
if you had send communications (e.g. sent messages to others), you cannot remove
them, unless the recipient(s) deletes them. Removed information may persist in backup
copies for a reasonable period of time but will not generally be available to others,
unless they have previously (already) saved a copy of that information in their
Third Party Advertising
Ads appearing on this Web site may be delivered to users by HeyCampus.com or one
of our Web advertising partners. This information allows an ad network to deliver
targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. Our Web
advertising partners may
set cookies or a “1 x 1 gif images” which helps
the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an ad. In this
way, ad servers may compile information about where you (or others who are using
your computer) saw their advertisements and determine which ads are clicked on.
HeyCampus.com member accounts are secured by member-created passwords. HeyCampus.com
use reasonable measures to protect member information that is stored within our
database and restrict access to member information only to people who need access
to perform their job functions, such as our customer service personnel and technical
staff. You post user content on the site at your own risk. Please note that HeyCampus
cannot guarantee the security of member account information. Unauthorized entry
or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors may compromise the security
of member information at any time.
In addition, HeyCampus cannot control the actions of other users with whom you may
choose to share your information and hence cannot and do not guarantee that any
content / details you post on the site will not be viewed by unauthorized persons.
You understand and acknowledge that copies of user content may remain viewable,
even after removal, in cached and archived pages or if other sites or users have
copied or stored your user content.
Sharing and Disclosure of Information that HeyCampus.com Collects
Except as otherwise described in this privacy statement, HeyCampus will not disclose
personal information to any third party unless we believe that disclosure is necessary:
(1) to conform to legal requirements or to respond to a subpoena, search warrant
or other legal process received by HeyCampus.com, whether or not a response is required
protect our rights; or (3) to protect the safety of members of the public and users
of the site.
we will post them on our site (on this page), so that the users will always be aware
of what information we collect, how we use it, and when we may disclose it. A user
is bound by any minor changes to the policy when she or he uses the site after those
changes have been posted.
Contacting the Web Site
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, please contact us at: Support@HeyCampus.com