Privacy Policy

Visitors to the website are important to us. The University of Maine Foundation website does not record personal information about you without your permission. The Foundation collects only the information needed to create an efficient electronic gateway for public information.

Collection of Information automatically collects some information when you look or search through our web pages. It is collected for statistical purposes only. We use the information to make our site easier to use. We do not use it to identify you personally. The information collected includes the following:

  • The date and time of your visit.
  • Information about your browser type and operating system.
  • The parts of our web site you visited.
  • The Internet address of your computer and the site that sent you to us.
  • If you used a search page to find us, the search terms you entered. does not automatically collect information like your name, address, e-mail address, or phone number.

Be aware that in order to complete some services you may need to provide personal information. Supplying this information is voluntary. Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via email in the future to share additional information, or changes to this privacy policy.

Online Forms
Any information you supply during the completion of an online form will be considered voluntary. This information will be treated the same as any provided in person during a visit to the Foundation. It may be necessary to share this information with other departments or the University of Maine/University of Maine System for proper handling.

Incorrect Information
If you find something that is out of date or wrong please contact the Foundation. Do not include any sensitive data, such as your personal information, when you contact us to correct data inaccuracies. The secure transfer of this type of information will be arranged later if necessary.

Contact Information
To offer comments about the website or this Privacy Statement, contact the webmaster at

None of the information on this website should be considered legal or financial advice. We encourage you to consult with your own legal counsel or financial/tax advisor before deciding whether or not to proceed with a gift or change to your estate plan.