Important Privacy Information

BCIT and Protection of Personal Information

As a public body, BCIT complies with privacy provisions of BC's Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (RSBC 1996 ch. 165):

You may refer to BCIT's policy 6700 Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy [PDF], for more information.

For more information about BCIT's privacy procedures you may contact:

Cynthia Kent
Associate Director, Information Access and Privacy
British Columbia Institute of Technology
3700 Willingdon Avenue
Burnaby, B.C., Canada V5G 3H2

Notification Regarding BCIT's Web Site and Personal Information

As a visitor to BCIT's Web site, BCIT's Web servers automatically collect information that is essential to operating and maintaining the site's security. The information collected includes:

The extent of personal information collected by BCIT's Web servers depends on the standards followed by your ISP. You may wish to contact your provider to determine the policies and practices in this regard.

BCIT's Web site contains links to third party sites, and BCIT is not responsible for the privacy provisions of those other Web sites.

Some portions of the BCIT Web site may distribute small pieces of information (called "cookies") to Web browsers to assist you when you return to specific areas on the site. If you have concerns about cookies, you can change your Web browser settings not to accept this information, or display warning messages.

When you voluntarily send electronic mail to BCIT or complete an electronic form that includes identifying information about you, BCIT will keep a record of this information so that we can respond to you.