Privacy Statement

Harford Community College (also referred to as "HCC") believes in the privacy of information collected from visitors to our web site and we are committed to protecting that privacy. This Privacy Statement informs you on how we collect and use information about visitors to the Harford Community College web site.

Collection of Information

Some pages/sections of our site may allow you to communicate with us to receive more information and in such cases we may request personal information. The University may use this information to analyze trends, create summary statistics for the purpose of determining technical design specifications, and identify system performance or problem areas. At Harford Community College, we believe that privacy is very important, so we will never sell user information to any third party for any reason. Typically, you will not receive any unsolicited email as a result of supplying this information; however, if you do receive any unwanted email, you may express interest in discontinuing by replying to the email with the word "unsubscribe" in the subject line.

Links to External/Third Party Sites

Some of HCC's web pages may contain links to other, third party web sites that are external to "" and "". Please be aware that these outside domains are controlled by third parties and we are not responsible for the information contained on their web sites, nor the privacy practices on these third party web sites. You should review the privacy policies posted before accessing and using these third party web sites.


Cookies are small data files that some web sites write to your hard drive when you visit them, and they record and store your information. A cookie file can contain information such as a user ID that the web site may use to track the pages you've visited, however a cookie can contain personal information that only you would supply personally. A cookie does not contain any sensitive information, such as credit card information, nor can it read data off of your hard drive.

Changes to Privacy Statement

Due to new university policies & practices, any legal developments, and/or advances in technology, Harford Community College reserves the right to change/update this privacy statement without notice. It is the responsibility of the user to check this page periodically for any changes to this statement.