Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Our policy is to collect no personally identifiable information about you when you visit our Web sites unless you affirmatively choose to make such information available to us. However, our web servers do automatically recognize some non-personal information, such as volume and timing of access, as well as the Internet domain and IP address from which you accessed our sites.

If you choose to share personal information with us, we will not sell that information to commercial entities. Columbia Theological Seminary may communicate with you regarding future offerings or opportunities in which we feel you may be interested. If you do not wish to receive these communications, please e-mail us at Please note that student information is kept confidential pursuant to federal and state regulations.

Security Policy

Columbia Theological Seminary partners with third party vendors that use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) encryption to process purchases made through its online store, for conference registration, and online giving. By using this technology, online customers can feel confident that their personal information is protected from interception by any third party. Sensitive credit card information is not permanently stored on any Columbia Theological Seminary web server and though your order information is retained for our records, this information is not shared with other companies or persons.

Policy Changes

Occasional changes may be made to these policies as new services and content are added to our site. Visitors are encouraged to check this document periodically to stay informed of current privacy and security guidelines.

Acceptance of Terms

By using any of the Columbia Theological Seminary website(s), you signify your acceptance of our privacy policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our site(s). Your continued use of any Columbia Theological Seminary site following the posting of changes to these terms will indicate your acceptance of those changes.

Links to Third-party Web Sites

Any links on the Columbia Theological Seminary website to third-party websites are provided solely as a convenience to our visitors. If you visit these links, please know that you will be leaving our website. Columbia Theological Seminary has not reviewed all of these third-party sites and does not control and is not responsible for any of these sites or their content. Columbia Theological Seminary does not endorse or make any representations about them, or any information or materials found there. If you decide to access any of the third-party websites linked from the Columbia Theological Seminary website, you should refer to their respective policies for privacy/security information.
For More Information

If you have questions about our privacy or security policies, or have suggestions about improving our policies, please feel free to e-mail us at