Privacy Policy

Peregrine Global Services adheres to the highest ethical standards in business practice and higher education. We treat all correspondence confidentially and do not sell or otherwise distribute client or participant information without the express written permission of the client or participant.

We are committed to respecting online privacy and recognize the need for appropriate protection and management of any personally identifiable information ("personal information") shared with us. Personal information means anything that may be used to identify an individual, including but not limited to, a first and last name, a home or other physical address, and an email address or other contact information. A person can visit our web pages without telling us who they are or revealing any personal information about themselves.

If an individual chooses to provide us with personal information on the web in order to obtain materials or take an online test or course, we will only use that information for its intended purpose of processing the request and meeting those academic needs.

Peregrine Global Services takes reasonable and appropriate steps to protect personal information from unauthorized access or disclosure. If there are questions regarding personal privacy, contact us for more information.

Types of Data Collected

Personal information may be freely provided by the user or collected automatically when using Peregrine services. Any use of cookies or other tracking tools­ by Peregrine services or by the owners of third-party services used by Peregrine Global Services, unless stated otherwise, serves to identify users and remember their preferences for the sole purpose of providing the service required by the user.  Failure to provide certain personal information may make it impossible for Peregrine to provide its services.

Processing the Data

Method. The data controller processes the data of users in a proper manner and takes appropriate security measures to prevent unauthorized access, disclosure, modification, or destruction of the data.

Data processing is carried out using computers and/or IT-enabled tools, following organizational procedures and modes strictly related to the purposes indicated. In addition, the data may be accessible to certain types of persons in charge, involved with the operation of the site (administration, sales, marketing, legal, system administration), or to external parties (third-party technical service providers, mail carriers, hosting providers, IT companies, communications agencies) appointed, as data processors.

Place. The data are processed at the data controller's operating offices and in any other places where the parties involved with the processing are located.

Retention Time. The data are kept for the time necessary to provide the service requested by the user or as noted within this document; the user can always request that the data controller suspend or remove the data. 

Additional Information about Data Collection and Processing

Legal Action. The user's personal data may be used for legal purposes by the data controller, in court, or in the stages leading to possible legal action arising from improper use of this application or related services.

The user acknowledges that the data controller may be required to reveal personal data upon request of public authorities. 

Additional Information about User's Personal Data. In addition to the information contained in this privacy policy, this application may provide the user with additional and contextual information concerning particular services or the collection and processing of personal data upon request.

System Logs and Maintenance. For operation and maintenance purposes, this application and any third-party services may collect files that record interaction with this application (system logs) or use for this purpose other personal data (such as IP address).

Information not Contained in this Policy. More details concerning the collection or processing of personal data may be requested from the data controller at any time.

The Rights of Users

Users have the right to know whether their personal data has been stored. Users can consult the data controller to learn about the contents and origin of their stored data; to verify their accuracy; to ask for the data to be supplemented, canceled, updated, corrected, or transformed into anonymous format; to block any data held in violation of the law; or to oppose their treatment for any and all legitimate reasons.  Requests should be sent to the data controller at the contact information provided.

This application does not support “Do Not Track” requests.

To determine whether any third-party services honor “Do Not Track” requests, please read their privacy policies.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

The data controller reserves the right to make changes to this privacy policy at any time by giving notice to its users on this page. It is strongly recommended to check this page often, referring to the date of the last modification listed at the bottom. If a user objects to any of the changes to the policy, the user must cease using this application and can request that the data controller remove the personal data. Unless stated otherwise, the then-current privacy policy applies to all personal data the data controller has about users. 

How We Share Your Information

Peregrine Global Services may share user information, including personal information, as follows:

Educational Institutions/Sponsoring Organizations through which students utilize our services, Service Providers, contractors or agent who perform functions on our behalf.  In Response to Legal Process or we believe it is necessary to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, or violations of our Terms of Service or this policy.

Peregrine may share aggregated or anonymized information about users with third parties and publicly for marketing, advertising, research or similar purposes.   

Third-Party Links

Our site and services may contain links to third-party websites.  Except as noted for Peregrine above, any access to and use of such linked websites is not governed by this policy but instead is governed by the privacy policies of those third-party websites. We are not responsible for the information practices of such third-party websites.

Other Compliance and regulatory entities

Peregrine Global Services also adheres to the policies and regulations for the following but not limited to: Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance (COPPA), California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), California Civil Code Section 1798.83, also known as the "Shine The Light" law and General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Contact Us

If you have questions about the privacy aspects of our services or would like to make a complaint, please contact Peregrine Academic Services at info@peregrineacademics.com.   

Latest update: February 2020