Collection of Personal Information
We collect personal information from our users in order to provide a customized experience, advertising and improve our services. The types of personal information we collect may include:
- Name, email address, and other contact information
- Student identification numbers
- Information about educational institutions attended and areas of study
- Photographs or videos that users upload to the site
We may also collect non-personal information, such as IP addresses and browser information, in order to improve site performance and functionality.
Use of Personal Information
We use personal information for a variety of purposes, including:
- Providing a customized experience for users
- Communicating with users about updates and events
- Improving our services
- Analyzing user behavior and trends
- Responding to user inquiries and support requests
We may also use personal information for commercial purposes, such as:
- Offering targeted advertising to users
- Providing user information to third-party partners for their marketing purposes
- Offering products or services to users that we believe may be of interest to them
We will never sell or rent personal information to third parties without the user’s explicit consent.
Protection of Personal Information
We take the protection of personal information seriously and have implemented a variety of technical and organizational measures to safeguard personal information. These measures include:
- Limiting access to personal information to authorized personnel only
- Storing personal information on secure servers
- Using encryption to protect personal information during transmission
- Regularly monitoring our systems for security vulnerabilities
We also comply with all relevant privacy laws and regulations, including the Australian Privacy Principles.
Accessing and Correcting Personal Information
Users have the right to access and correct their personal information held by Student Lounge. Users can update their personal information by logging into their account and making changes or contacting us at the email address below.