Campus Montréal – Privacy Policy

Campus Montréal is the brand name for the major fundraising campaign run jointly by three institutions: HEC Montréal, École Polytechnique de Montréal and Université de Montréal.

Campus Montréal is committed to protecting the confidentiality, the safety and the exactitude of the personal information which it collects, uses or communicates, in accordance with the applicable legislation. This privacy policy is our statement of the principles and guidelines governing the protection of personal information of individuals who access the Campus Montréal website.


By using this website and/or providing information to us, you accept and agree to the collection, use and disclosure of your personal data in accordance with this privacy policy.

You may refuse or withdraw your consent at any time. However, in such a case, we may no longer be able to provide or continue to provide you with certain services or information.

We may also make use of third parties, such as Google, to:

  • develop a remarketing strategy, which involves displaying advertising on other websites and incorporates services such as Google Analytics; in this case, the third parties concerned, including Google, can show ads to Campus Montréal visitors as they browse the rest of the Internet.
  • use the following Google Analytics features: Google Display Network Impression Reporting; DoubleClick Campaign Manager; Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting.
  • collect, compile and analyze your personal information (such as the Internet user’s IP address, sex, age and interest categories), including through Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting, to help us understand how visitors use our site and how we can improve our products.

Use of cookies

Third party advertising companies employing remarketing strategies may use a combination of first party cookies such as Google Analytics and third party cookies such as DoubleClick. Cookies are text files that are downloaded to your computer to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behaviour information in an anonymous form. They are used to collect personal information, to inform, optimize and serve ads based on past visits to our website, and to determine the relationship between recorded visits to our website and ad impressions, other advertising services, and the interaction between advertising impressions and services. These companies may also use tracer tags or Web beacons to understand how you navigate through and process the content contained in our website and the websites that have a link to and advertise our site, as a means to measure advertising effectiveness.

Campus Montréal will not (and will not allow any third party) to use the statistical analytics tool to track or to collect any personally identifiable information of visitors to our site. We will not associate any data gathered from this site with any personally identifying information from any source as part of our use of the Google statistical analytics tool. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. Neither we nor Google will link, or seek to link, an IP address with the identity of a computer user.

You can opt out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads using the Ads Settings.