Privacy Statement

Overview

The Association of Graduates ("AOG") is committed to protecting the privacy of our online visitors. By visiting our website (the "Site"), you are accepting the Privacy Policy described herein.

The AOG recognizes the importance of protecting the privacy of all information provided by users of the Site. The AOG collects and maintains data on graduates, members, donors and friends through public records, research, and from data provided by the individual. The AOG uses this data in its mission to support the graduate community and the Academy. Any information collected will be handled carefully and confidentially in accordance with AOG standards and policies. The AOG does not sell or rent lists nor will it reveal any personal information to any third party outside the conduct of routine AOG programs and services as approved by the AOG Senior Staff. Individuals may request restrictions be placed on their records to prevent release of certain elements of personal information. If you have questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with the AOG, you can email aog@aogusafa.org, call (719) 472-0300, or write to:

The Association of Graduates
3116 Academy Drive
USAFA , CO 80840-4475

Our Commitment to Your Privacy

As a leader and innovator in the way graduates relate to the AOG and USAFA, we value your trust in us and will work hard to earn your confidence in knowing the AOG respects your privacy and will do everything possible to protect your personal information. The AOG maintains a membership database with the e-mail address, name and postal address, telephone number and other personally identifiable information of cadets, graduates, non-graduate alums, parents and other self-identified friends of the AOG and the Academy.

You may review, update or change the information you have supplied by visiting your profile page when you log into the Site. You may restrict certain elements of your personal information from being viewed by other members by un-checking the appropriate box next to those elements. To add or change other information maintained by the AOG you may email or write to the address listed above. You can correct factual errors in your personally identifiable information by sending us a written request that documents the error and specifies the correction. We use this procedure to better safeguard your information. To protect your privacy and security, we will also take steps to verify your identity before granting access or making corrections.

Third Party Release Protection

The AOG will not sell or rent to any third party your personal information, except to the extent necessary to comply with applicable laws, police investigations or in legal proceedings where such information is relevant. The AOG allows access to database information by other members as benefits of membership and third parties providing AOG-approved services. In those instances, the member or third party is bound by these terms and has agreed to hold this information in confidence.

Cookies

A "cookie" is a small line of text that is stored with your Web browser for record-keeping purposes and to help us provide better service to you. Your browser has options to accept, reject, or provide you with notice when a cookie is sent.

Links to other sites

The AOG site contains links to other sites for the convenience of our users. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites. The AOG advises users of these links to read the privacy policies of such websites.