The term “Cookie” used herein shall refer to cookies and other products with similar purposes hereinafter in this policy.
What Are Cookies?
Cookies are small text files which are stored on your computer or mobile device when you visit a webpage. Cookies are widely used in order to make a website work, or function more efficiently, as well as provide information to the owner of the site.
Cookies are used to collect and store your session ID on computers, mobile phones, and websites, your movements within the site, and your browsing habits, as well as to improve a website and customize it according to users’ needs.
At Özyeğin University, we also use various cookies to identify how you interact with the website content and to improve your user experience on our website www.ozyegin.edu.tr.
For more information about the cookies that we use in our website, please see our Cookie Table.
First Party and Third Party Cookies
Özyeğin University’s website www.ozyegin.edu.tr uses both first party and third party cookies.
First party cookies are the cookies our university has placed on the domain of www.ozyegin.edu.tr, which are accessible by Özyeğin University only. First party cookies are used to improve user experience during the performance of basic website functions such as language and location preferences.
Third party cookies are the cookies which belong to and are managed by third parties, including Özyeğin University’s business partners or service providers.
Cookies Used on Our Website
Authentication Cookies: These cookies are used to save our users from entering their passwords each time they log in. Similar cookies are also used while connecting to Facebook.
Advertisement Cookies: These cookies are used to present behavioral and targeted advertisements to visitors.
Analytical Cookies: These cookies are used to analyze our members/visitors’ behavioral patterns and usage statistics. (e.g: How many times our website is visited, the hours during which our website is used, the most visited/used pages on our website)
Technical Cookies: These cookies are used to make the website work smoothly.
Customization Cookies: These cookies are used to provide the user with personalized content and user experience based on their user behavior and preferences.
How Can I Delete or Disable Cookies?
Our website www.ozyegin.edu.tr uses strictly necessary cookies which are essential for the smooth and efficient performance of our website. These cookies cannot be disabled through the Privacy Preferences Panel. To see the strictly necessary cookies used on website, you may use the Privacy Preference Panel.
On the other hand, all other cookie groups, excluding strictly necessary cookies, are disabled by default. Our users may activate these cookies or later re-disable the cookies that they have activated. However, it must be noted that disabling cookies may affect your user experience on www.ozyegin.edu.tr . Should you prefer not to activate unessential cookies, you may still continue to use the application and/or the website, but you may not have access to all functions of the application and/or the website or you may have limited access. We highly recommend that you enable cookies to use the application and/or the website’s full functionality.
Managing Cookies Outside the “Privacy Preference Panel”:
The “Privacy Preference Panel” offers the most efficient method to manage the cookies used on our website. However, you may also use the following methods to manage cookies depending on your browser.
Safari: Go to “Settings” on your mobile phone, and select “Safari”. You can manage your cookies in the “Privacy & Security” section.
Other Browsers: You can check the help or support pages of your browser, or you can visit www.youronlinechoices.eu/tr/ for more information.
You can use the “Ghostery” application to see the number of cookies tracking you or set “Brave” as your default browser.