Privacy and Cookies Statement


General statement

Dublin City University fully respects your right to privacy, and will not collect any personal information about you on this website without your consent. Any personal information which you volunteer to the University will be treated with the highest standards of security and confidentiality, in accordance with the Data Protection Acts, 1988 & 2003.


Website visits

When someone visits my homepage, I collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. Some of the above information is used to create summary statistics, which allow me to assess the number of visitors to the site; identify what pages are visited most frequently and, ultimately, make the site more user friendly.

I do not attempt to find out the identities of those visiting our website. I do not associate any data gathered from this site with any personally identifying information from any source.


Use of Cookies


Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer by websites that you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site.

The cookies used on this website are associated with the use of Google Analytics. Google Analytics uses code, provided by Google, to collect information about how visitors use the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form that does not identify an individual. They provide information regarding the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.


This privacy statement does not cover the links within this site linking to other websites. We encourage you to read the privacy statements on the other websites you visit.