What is a cookie?
A “cookie” is a small piece of encoded text which asks permission to be put on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, your browser adds that text in a small file. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. Our cookies can see if you have read and agreed to the disclaimer referred to below. Not all of the cookies that Seneca uses automatically expire at the end of a user session. You may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others. The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser. We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers.
Why do we use them?
Cookies can help a website to tailor content to match your preferred interests more quickly. In the case of this website cookies are used for the following purposes:
To determine whether you have agreed to a disclaimer. When entering the website for the first time, all users are required to read the disclaimer. When a user confirms that they have read the disclaimer, a cookie is stored to indicate this. This cookie will expire 24 hours after your session ends.
To determine usage statistics of the website – this is a randomly-generated unique number. The usage statistics help us to improve the user experience by determining the most popular pages on our site and highlight trends which allow us to improve your user experience. This cookie will expire when you leave the website.
The cookie stored on your web browser does not contain any personally identifiable information.