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Privacy Policy Notice

This is the World Wide Web site for official information about the Department of Naval Science (DNS), US Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA). It is provided as a public service by DNS, USMMA. The purpose is to provide information and news about the DNS to the general public.

All information on this site is considered public information and may be distributed or copied unless otherwise specified. Use of appropriate byline/photo/image credits is requested.

Unauthorized attempts to upload information or change information on this web site are strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act.

For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, this computer system employs software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.

Except for authorized law enforcement investigation and to maintain required correspondence files, no other attempts are made to identify individual users or their usage habits. Raw data logs are used to simply determine how many users are accessing the site, which pages are the most popular, and, from time to time, from which top level domain users are coming.

Privacy Advisory

We will not obtain personally identifying information about you when you visit our site unless you choose to provide such information to us.  Any contact information that you provide will be solely used to respond to your request and not stored.

Last updated: Thursday, May 1st, 2014

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