Upperline collects and uses personal information about applicants to the FinTech Focus Program (referred to collectively as “applicants”). If you are or have been an applicant to the FinTech Focus Program, we may collect and use the following types of personal information about you:
Your personal information is used primarily to evaluate your application and related activities, communicating with you about your application, and other administrative functions related to the admissions and enrollment process. We may also use or disclose your personal information for the following purposes:
We may share your information with the following funders and financial institutions that are working with Upperline to fund and host the FinTech Focus Program: Per Scholas and Morgan Stanley Services Group Inc., JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., Bank of America N.A., Wells Fargo and Goldman Sachs (the “Financial Institutions”). We may also share your information with governmental bodies as necessary for compliance with law, with law enforcement authorities when necessary, and other third parties to enforce our legal rights
When you are a participant in the FinTech Focus Program, we maintain records containing your personal information. We may collect and use the following types of personal information about you, as applicable:
We use this information for the following purposes as applicable:
We may share your personal information with the following:
The FinTech Focus web site is an information system intended to present an integrated view of the FinTech Focus program to prospective students. If you visit this site to view or download information, or submit information to us, we or our third-party vendors may automatically collect the following types of personal information:
If you use our web site to complete forms, use our applications, or submit information to us, we will collect the information that you provide to us, as well as related information such as your login ID. If you provide us with information, we will use that information for the purposes described on the form/application.
We may also use your personal information for the following purposes:
For more information on online privacy protection for children under 13, please visit: https://www.ftc.gov/tips-advice/business-center/guidance/complying-coppa-frequently-asked-questions.
You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address or phone number given on our website:
We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.
Wherever we collect sensitive information (such as credit card data), that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a closed lock icon at the bottom of your web browser, or looking for "https" at the beginning of the address of the web page. While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only those individuals who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.
This web site may contain links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.