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Last updated on August 2, 2021


Coop Di Leu (CDL) values your privacy. Our Privacy Policy (“Policy”) describes how we and our affiliates (individually or collectively) collect, use, and disclose information that we obtain about you. This applies to data from all of CDL’s access to the public - Coop Di, Linked-In, Tweeter, Facebook, YouTube, Snapchat, landing pages, and events) - as well as all other instances during which we collect personal information while performing services (collectively, “Coop Di Leu Services” or “our Services”).


Through our Services, we collect information from individuals on their own behalf and, in specific scenarios, as representatives of an educational institution. This Policy applies to the information we collect from all service users, including individuals submitting information on behalf of an educational institution unless we note otherwise.


By visiting our Sites or using any of our Services, you agree that your personal information will be handled as described in this Policy. If you disagree with our policies and practices, you may choose not to use our Services. Your use of our Services, and any dispute over privacy, is subject to this Policy. 


We do not actively market to anyone under 18. Suppose you are under 18 and have provided us with your information. In that case, you may contact us to opt-out of our Services and have your data deleted.


1. What Information Do We Collect About You?


We collect information directly from you, automatically as you use our Services, and, in certain situations, from third parties. The type of information that we collect varies based on your site visitation, and our services use. If you do not consent to collecting, using, or sharing this type of information in the manner described in the Privacy Policy, please do not provide us with such information. By providing such information, you are “opting-in” to collect, use, and share this information per this Policy.


Information You Provide through our Services. Our service providers and we will collect any information that you choose to provide directly through our Services. The data collected will vary but includes your name, email address, postal address, telephone number, password, payment and billing information, geographic location, profession, job history, job title and function, organization, communications, and content preferences. This information may be collected when you:

  • Fill out a promotional form. We may require you to fill out a form to access content, register for events, or to request information. The information we collect in the form depends on the promotion.

  • Purchase or access products and services. This includes subscriptions to our digital or printed publications, newsletters and job alerts, or access to paid products or services.

  • Contests and special offers. On occasion, CDL collects personal information from users in connection with optional competitions or special offers.

  • Complete user and market research surveys. CDL may collect personal information such as location, age, gender, or employment in voluntary surveys. You have the right to decline to participate in any survey.

  • Choose to share your personal information, like providing your business card.

  • Submit content. You may post, upload, comment, or otherwise submit a comment, photo, file, document, video, story idea, or other content. 


Information We Collect from You About Third Parties. We may collect information about you from:

  • Our partners.

  • Publicly available data.

  • Privately held marketing or data analytics resources.

  • Other users. For example, Diverse: Issues in Higher Education users may upload their contact list to our site.


Information We Collect Automatically. CDL and our partners automatically collect information about your device and your use of our Services. We use cookies, web beacons, pixel tags, access logs, and other tracking technologies to collect the following information about you:

  • The domain name of your service provider

  • Browser type and operating system

  • Internet Protocol address (IP address) of your devices

  • Geographic location

  • The web page that led you to our site (referring URL)

  • Dates, times, duration, and frequency of your interactions with our Sites and Services

  • Interactions with our email messages (including information about the devices used to access these messages.)


Third-Party Analytics. We use third-party service providers, including Google Analytics and other companies, to evaluate and analyze visitors’ activities to our sites, including the use of our Services. We use analytics to help us improve our Sites and our Services, including improving the performance and experience users have on our Sites. These third-party service providers will use cookies and other tracking technologies to conduct the analytics. 


Third-Party Links. Our Services may contain links to third-party websites. Any access to and use of such linked websites is not governed by this Policy. We are not responsible for the information practices of such third-party websites.


We may ask you to provide other personal information but disclose the purpose at the time of collection.

2. How We Use the Information We Collect


We may use the information collected about you (directly, automatically, or by third parties) to:

  • Provide access to our Services or fulfill orders.

  • Communicate updates or notices to our Services, respond to your inquires, or other customer service purposes. You may be asked to confirm your profile or account, receive reminders about your profile or account, or do different types of updates. When we communicate with you, we may contact you using your email address or phone number, or other means available through our services.

  • Personalize your services. We may use your information to tailor content, offer personalized help and instructions, and otherwise customize your experience while using our Services.

  • Notify you based on your preferences. Depending on your preferences, notifications may include advertising opportunities, newsletters, marketing or promotional messages, or other relevant messages.

  • Conduct marketing and promotions.

  • Generate aggregate information that does not directly identify you as an individual or the devices you use.

  • Administer, manage, or improve our Services.


We may use the information collected from you in other ways. Still, we will disclose the purpose at the time of collection or otherwise obtain your consent.


3. How We Share Your Information.


We may share the information that we collect about you, including your personal information (collectively, “information”) with:

  • Affiliates. We may disclose the information we collect from you to our affiliates or subsidiaries. However, if we do so, their use and disclosure of your personal data will be subject to this Policy.

  • Service Providers. We may disclose the information we collect from you to third-party vendors, service providers, contractors, or agents who perform functions on our behalf.

  • Non-affiliated third parties. We may share your information with other parties if we have disclosed this to you at the time of the information collection or if we otherwise have your consent. If you are a subscriber, we share your mailing addresses with selected partners for marketing purposes.

  • To comply with the law, we may disclose information collected from you. This includes a judicial proceeding, court order, or another legal process such as a court order or a subpoena.

  • In cases of potential illegality or policy violations, we may disclose the information we collect from you. 

  • Aggregate and de-identified information. We may share aggregate or de-identified information about users with third parties for marketing, advertising, research, or similar purposes.

  • Business transfers. Suppose we are acquired by or merged with another company or become part of a bankruptcy proceeding. In that case, we may share the information we have collected from you with the other company.


Be aware that any information that you post to our Sites, including, without limitation, reviews, comments, and text, will be available to and searchable by all users of the Sites.


6. Securing Your Personal Information.


We have taken commercially reasonable precautions to protect the information we collect from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. Please be aware that no data security measures can guarantee 100% security despite our best reasonable efforts. You should take steps to protect against unauthorized access to your password, phone, and computer.  We are not responsible for any lost, stolen, or compromised passwords or for any activity on your account via unauthorized password activity.


7. Options for Managing Your Privacy Settings.


We provide a link to unsubscribe or manage your preferences at the bottom of every email for promotional emails. If you need assistance, please contact us at To delete your account, please contact us at For your protection, we may ask you to verify your identity before implementing a request.


8. Notice to Non-U.S. Users


CDL is based in the United States. Use of your information by CDL is intended for use only within the United States and its territories. They are subject to US law and practices.  Use of our Services outside the United States is at your risk, and you agree to comply with all applicable laws and use or nonuse of content.


9. How to Contact Us.


If you have questions about the privacy aspects of our Services or would like to make a complaint, you can contact us in the following ways:

  • Write to us at 3020-1 Prosperity Church Road, Suite 1000 Charlotte, NC 28269

  • Email us at  

  • Call us at 866-988-COOP (2667) x500


10. Changes in This Policy.


We reserve the right to change these terms from time to time. All changes are effective immediately when we post them and apply them to all who access and use the website afterward.  Your continued use of any CDL sites or services following any change will be conclusively deemed acceptance of any change to the terms and conditions.  You are expected to check this page from time to time to be aware of any changes, as they are binding on you.

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