cookies policy

What are cookies?

Cookies are very small text files stored on your hard drive. They uniquely identify your computer and allow us to store profile information, improve website security and help us to customise your website experience. A unique user identity is created which ensures that you are not required to re-enter login details as you move throughout the website. Time spent navigating the site is kept to a minimum.

How are we use cookies?

By using our website and agreeing to this policy, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy. Cookies are used to provide us with business and marketing information.

Our Cookies

  • we use PHPSESSID (session cookie) on our website to enable the use of the submission forms on our website. This cookie enables us to keep form data stored until any submission process is completed.
  • password_student is - created/sent when a user/student 'session' is created (enrolled students only).
  • user_student - is created/sent when a user/student 'session' is created (enrolled students only).

Third Party Cookies

    Analytics cookies used by Fitzwilliam websites:

  • _utma
  • _utmb
  • _utmc and
  • _utmz
  • You Tube

  • PREF - This cookie is set by YouTube when you load a video embedded on one of our pages
  • VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE - This cookie is set by YouTube when you load a video embedded on one of our pages
  • use_hitbox - This cookie is set by YouTube when you load a video embedded on one of our pages

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