Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how this website (www.savethestudent.org) uses and protects any information that you may provide when you use the site. The website is owned and operated by Grip Media Limited. This policy is effective from 12th April 2012.

We (Grip Media Ltd) are committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

We only ever use your personal information (eg. email address) with your consent (opt-in) and do not share any such details with third parties without your prior permission. Your privacy is of upmost importance to us. We are a registered data controller under the United Kingdom’s Data Protection Act 1998 in respect of your personal information to which our privacy policy applies.

We may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page periodically to ensure that you are happy with any changes

What we collect

We may collect the following information from our users:

  • name
  • contact information including email address
  • demographic information such as home town, university, graduation year, preferences and interests
  • other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers

What we do with the information we gather

We often require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Internal record keeping.
  • We may use the information to improve our products and services.
  • We may periodically send newsletters and emails with updates about our website and occasionally about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.

Security Policy

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure and take reasonable precautions. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. However we do not guarantee the security of any information disclosed to us. By submitting data and information you accept the risks involved and will not hold us liable for any breach of this security.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

We allow advertisers and other third parties to place cookies onto your computer when you visit our Website. These cookies are placed to keep track of the Web searches you make while visiting this website, as well as your Web surfing behavior on this Website and other Websites you may visit. That information is used to show you advertisements tailored to your interests on this and other Websites, and/or to keep track of your response to each ad. If you would like to know more about these practices and your choices about not having this information used to target ads to you, please click here.

Links to external websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling your personal information

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:

  • if you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for communication purposes, you may change your mind at any time. You are able to use the unsubscribe link within any of our newsletters to remove yourself from the mailing list.

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find useful or interesting.

If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.

How to contact us

Please use the Contact form found within the website to email us. Or you can write to our office at: Grip Media Ltd, 83 Ducie St, Manchester, M1 2JQ.