Cookies

WHAT ARE COOKIES?

A 'cookie' is a small text file that is stored on your computer or mobile device when you visit some websites. Cookies do lots of different jobs, such as letting you navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and improving your experience of our website. They can’t harm your computer.

HOW WE USE COOKIES

The University of Sussex makes limited use of cookies while you are browsing the Sumigi website. We generally only use session-based cookies, which are deleted when you close your browser. Our cookies are anonymous, containing no information that can identify you personally.

We do use some third-party widgets on the site, such as Google Analytics. These widgets may also set cookies. However, the cookie information from each of these sites is usually anonymous, unless you are logged in to those third-party systems while you are on our site.

By using this website, you consent to the storing of the cookies listed below. We may also use some cookies that are not listed – these will contain no personal information about you. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, although this means you might not be able to use the full functionality of our website.

Information about how cookies can be controlled within the various browsers:

Cookies in Apple Safari: See https://support.apple.com/kb/PH21411?viewlocale=en_US&locale=en_US

Cookies in Google Chrome: See https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en-GB

Cookies in Internet Explorer: See https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies

Cookies in Mozilla Firefox: See https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/cookies-information-websites-store-on-your-computer

You can find more information about cookies with the following resources:

The All About Cookies website: See http://www.allaboutcookies.org

A Google video about cookies: See https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TBR-xtJVq7E

WHAT COOKIES DO WE USE?

The Sumigi website: The following cookie is considered essential for the operation of the website:

JSESSIONID is used to store the session ID and is used for login

Google Analytics: This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics userManagementService provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics uses cookies to help analyse how the website is used. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for us and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf.

Visitors can also opt out using the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on, available at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/.

Further information about Google products and cookies:

Google Privacy Policy: See https://www.google.com/policies/privacy

Google Analytics: See https://www.google.com/analytics