Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how Harper Adams University uses and protects any information that you give us when you use this website.

Harper Adams University is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

Harper Adams University may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from July 2011.

What information does Harper Adams collect about me?

  • Feedback - through visitors emailing Harper Adams or filling in 'contact us' boxes
  • Form submitted data. For example prospectus requests or open day registrations
  • Site usage information, using cookies to improve the website development

How is this information used?

  • To contact you (if you have requested a response)
  • Form submitted data is only used for the purpose it was collected, for example posting you a copy of the prospectus
  • Improve the design and navigation of the website


We are committed to ensuring that your information is stored securely. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Direct Marketing

Using our online forms we may collect information such as email address, postal addresses or phone numbers and may contact you using these means in order to provide you with further information we think you may find interesting. However if you don't wish to receive this information, please tick the box provided to opt out.

Who do we share information with?

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.

How to find out what information we hold about you

You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please contact us - Freedom of Information.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.