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Privacy Policy

Alumni Community Web Privacy Statement

This Web privacy statement is specific to the Davidson College Alumni Community website. Davidson College does not actively share (sell, rent, or trade) personal information gathered from our Alumni Community Web server with outside agencies (third parties).

Site Activity Data

When you visit the Alumni Community website, the following site activity information may be gathered for standard reporting purposes to improve site content and display.

    • Your Internet location (IP address)
    • Which pages you visit on our site
    • From which page you came to our site (referring site)
    • Date and time
    • Which software you use to visit our site and its configuration

No attempt is made to track individuals or preserve any information relating to identified users. We do not collect any persistent cookies. Any cookies we do collect are for standard site reporting purposes or for fulfilling form requests and are immediately discarded as soon as you close your browser.

Email Addresses

Email addresses and other contact information collected on the Alumni Community website may be shared between college departments. On occasion, email addresses may be shared with alumni of Davidson College for the purpose of alumni gatherings, i.e. mini reunions, networking opportunities and social engagements.

Online Forms

When you submit information or requests through any of the college's online forms, information, including contact information, email addresses, and other data, is collected. Form information may be shared between college departments.

Billing and Credit Card Information

To enable payment via our merchant services provider, credit card information collected is only used to process your gift or event registration. Credit card information will only be shared with third parties who help to complete the purchase transaction (e.g., those who help fulfill orders and process credit card payments). Credit card information is not stored on Davidson College databases.


The Alumni Community website provides links to a number of external websites located outside of the '' domain. The college is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of the external websites to which we link.