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Privacy Policy

Stanford University is committed to securing the accuracy and privacy of your information. The Office of Development follows Stanford's privacy and security policies, which can be found online at

The Office of Development uses this website to collect personal contact information, information about your employer and credit card information. This information is used primarily to process donations to Stanford.

In addition, your information is used to create a record about you in our alumni and donor database, or to update your existing record. Your credit card information is not stored in this record.

Cookies are used to enhance the experience of the user.

Your personal information may be used for fundraising purposes or to provide you with information about Stanford Alumni Association activities. Your information may also be shared with other Stanford offices and departments for University-related activities.

Stanford has a small number of affinity partners, such as banks and insurance companies, who offer special promotions for Stanford students and alums. We carefully screen these partners and believe that they provide value to the Stanford community. From time-to-time the University may share your information with these business partners in order that they may offer you their services or products.

You may request to opt-out of receiving any or all of these communications by e-mailing us at When contacting us, please specify which types of communication (email, regular mail, telephone calls, etc.) you no longer wish to receive.

Stanford reserves the right to change this policy or University policies at any time without notice. You should visit this page periodically to review the current policy.

If you have questions about this privacy policy, or you believe that your information has not been treated in accordance with this policy, please contact us via e-mail at You may also contact us toll-free within the United States at (866) 543-0243. Callers from outside the United States can call us at (650) 724-0627