Privacy Policy & Accessibility

California Baptist University will only use information collected on this website to facilitate communication between the University and users of the site. Information collected on this site will never be distributed or sold to third-parties or used in any manner not involving University business.

Authorized Use Policy

The California Baptist University website ( is intended to support the mission of the University and to provide information to current and prospective students, parents, faculty and staff, alumni, friends, supporters, and the general public. Any use of the California Baptist University website for purposes other than intended is unauthorized and prohibited.

What information does the California Baptist University website collect?

When filling out a form, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter: your name, sex, date of birth, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number or social security number. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.

What does the California Baptist University website use your information for?

Any of the information collected from you may be used in one of the following ways:

  • To personalize your experience - your information helps California Baptist University to better respond to your individual needs.
  • To improve the California Baptist University website - California Baptist University continually strives to improve the website offerings based on the information and feedback California Baptist University receives from you.
  • To improve customer service - Your information helps California Baptist University to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs.
  • To process transactions - Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested.
  • To send periodic emails - The email address you provide may be used to send you information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions.

How does California Baptist University protect your information?

California Baptist University implements a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information.

California Baptist University offers the use of a secure server when sensitive/credit card information is requested. All supplied sensitive/credit card information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Payment gateway providers database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.

Does the California Baptist University website use cookies?

Yes. Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.

California Baptist University uses cookies to compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

The California Baptist University website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Does California Baptist University disclose any information to outside parties?

California Baptist University does not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. California Baptist University may also release your information when the university believes release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Third party links

Occasionally, at our discretion, California Baptist University may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. California Baptist University therefore has no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, California Baptist University seeks to protect the integrity of this website and welcome any feedback about these websites. California Baptist University participates in the Amazon Associate Program, for more information about the Amazon Associate Program privacy policy, please visit

California Baptist University provides information on this website in an "as is" basis and makes no representations or warranties of any kind regarding it.

Web links from the California Baptist University website to external web pages or sites are provided as a service to visitors and do not constitute an endorsement by California Baptist University.

The most common third party web tools used for learning by students include:

Instructors and students are welcome to use web technologies whose privacy policies are not included on this privacy policy & accessibility page. However, it is strongly recommended that you reference the privacy policy of technologies and web tools you plan to use.

California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

Because California Baptist University values your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. California Baptist University therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.

Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

California Baptist University is in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. This website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.

Online Privacy Policy Only

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through this website and not to information collected offline.


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Your Consent

By using this website (, you consent to the California Baptist University website privacy policy.

Changes to the California Baptist University Privacy Policy

If California Baptist University decides to change this privacy policy, these changes will be posted on this page.