Policy Statements

Privacy Policy for the Kellogg School of Management

The Kellogg School of Management is committed to the highest level of integrity in dealing with the private information of our web users. This policy will be continuously assessed against new technologies, business practices and the needs of our users.

Information Gathering

For systems administration and site statistical analysis, the Kellogg School of Management automatically logs IP addresses (the location of your computer on the Internet), time of visit, type of Web browser being used, and operating system or platform. We do not use these logs to track your session or to identify your personal information.

Information Use

The Kellogg School of Management will not provide any of your personal information to third parties without your permission, unless compelled by law or court order to do so. We will not sell any personal information to third parties for purposes of marketing, advertising, or promotion.

FTC Red Flag Rules Policy

Universities are subject to this regulation where a school or department establishes an account or processes an application for an account (“a covered account”):

  • That allows an individual to make periodic payments to the University; or
  • For which there is a reasonably foreseeable risk of identity theft to an individual or to the safety and soundness of the University, including financial, operational, compliance, reputation, or litigation risks.
Full details on this policy can be found here. (PDF)


We utilize encryption technology to safeguard personal information from unauthorized access or disclosure and accidental loss, alteration or destruction. While no system can provide guaranteed security, we take reasonable efforts to keep information you provide to us secure, including physical security at the location of the server where information is stored.

Links Outside Our Domain

Our web site contains links outside of our domain. The Kellogg School of Management is not responsible for the content or policies of those sites.


Questions regarding this policy should be directed to:

Kellogg School of Management
Northwestern University
2211 Campus Drive,
Evanston, IL 60208

Phone: 847-491-3300

Email: webeditor@kellogg.northwestern.edu