Legal Notice & Cookies Policy

Legal Notice

Welcome to the DigiPen website. This website is owned by DigiPen Institute of Technology Europe-Bilbao SL, hereinafter DigiPen, registered in the Mercantile Registry of Bizkaia, volume 5042, page 97, registration 1, with Tax Identification Number B95570339 and registered office at Calle Virgen del Puerto, 34 48508 Zierbena.

Intellectual Property

The contents of this website, texts, images, sounds, animations, etc. as well as its graphic design and source code are protected by Spanish legislation on intellectual and industrial property rights in favor of DigiPen USA. Therefore, it is totally forbidden to do so, production, distribution or public communication, in whole or in part, without the express authorization of DigiPen USA.

Web Content and Links

In DigiPen we are not responsible for the misuse of the contents of our website, being the sole responsibility of the person accessing or using them. Nor do we assume any responsibility for the information contained in the web pages that can be accessed by links or search engines from this website.

Update and Modification of the Web Page

DigiPen reserves the right to modify or eliminate, without prior notice, both the information contained in its website and its configuration and presentation, without assuming any responsibility for it.

Indications on Technical Aspects

DigiPen does not assume any liability that may arise from technical problems or failures in the computer equipment produced during the connection to the Internet network, as well as damages that may be caused by third parties through illegitimate interference beyond DigiPen's control. We are also exonerated from any liability before possible damages or losses that the user may suffer as a result of errors, defects or omissions in the information we provide when it comes from sources outside of our control.

Privacy Policy

DigiPen informs that the personal data provided voluntarily on this website will be processed automatically and incorporated into the corresponding files owned by DigiPen. In accordance with the provisions of Organic Law 15/1999 of December 13, we inform you that the personal data that you provide us are included in a file called "CONTACTS", for which DigiPen Institute of Technology Europe - Bilbao SL is responsible, with address at Calle Virgen del Puerto, 34 48508 Zierbena.

The purpose of this file is to manage queries and requests for information, organization of events, calls and actions for marketing and advertising. We also inform you that this information can be facilitated and shared with organizations that collaborate in the organization of activities with our organization. Said file has been notified to the Spanish Agency for Data Protection and has the necessary security measures to guarantee maximum security of the data. We remind you of the possibility of accessing the data provided, as well as of requesting, where appropriate, your rectification, opposition or cancellation, in the terms established by the indicated Law, by sending a written communication to the email address: lopd[at]digipen[dot]es.

Cookies Policy

1. What are cookies and what are they used for?

Cookies are small text files stored on your computer, mobile phone, or tablet which contain information on internet browsing.

2. What categories of cookies are used on our website?

Depending on the organization that sets cookies:

  • First party cookies: these are cookies sent from our domain to your computer or device in order to provide you with the services we offer.
  • Third party cookies: third party cookies are sent to your computer or device from a domain not run by us and set by a different organization, for example, the cookies used for Google search statistics, social networks, etc.

Depending on their storage time:

  • Session cookies: session cookies are designed to gather and store information only temporarily during a browsing session.
  • Persistent cookies: This type of cookie is saved on your computer for a fixed period of time ranging from several minutes to several years. Stored information may be accessed and managed by the organization that is responsible for the cookie.

Depending on their purpose:

  1. Technical cookies: Technical cookies allow the user to browse to a website, platform or application, and use the different options or services that provide, for example, control web traffic and data transfers, session logging, access restricted parts of the site, record the elements of an order, make an online purchase, subscription, or event, use browsing security features, and store the content of audio or video files shared through social networks.
  2. Personalization cookies: Personalization cookies allow users to access web services with certain predefined elements, established through a series of criteria on the user's computer; these include language preferences, the type of browser used to access services, the regional configuration from where the service is accessed, etc.
  3. Analytical cookies: Analytical cookies allow their owner website to track and analyze information on users' behavior when visiting the various pages on the site. The data collected through this type of cookie is used to measure activity on the web page, application, or platform, and to construct user browsing profiles for the visitors of said pages, applications, and platforms, in order to improve user experience, and allow for better service.
  4. Advertising cookies: advertising cookies enable the effective management of the advertising spaces included in the providing website, application, or platform, established through a series of criteria such as edited contents or advertisements' display frequency.
  5. Behavioral advertising cookies: behavioral advertising cookies enable the effective management of the advertising spaces included on the providing website, application, or platform. Behavioral advertising cookies store information on users' behaviors obtained through constant observation and profiling of users' browsing habits, so that advertising on the website is targeted at users' specific browsing profiles.

3. List of cookies used on DigiPen Europe Bilbao's website ( www.digipen.es )

DigiPen employs first party cookies in website browsing in order to customize users' interfaces and improve user experience.

It also employs third party cookies for analyzing browsing information so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. This document contains a list of third party cookies owners.

List of first party cookies:

Cookie Name

Purpose

Type

fe_typo_user

Technical Cookie

Session

PHPSESSID

Technical Cookie

Session

List of third party cookies:

Yam

Provider

Type

_ga

Google Analytics

Persistent

_gat

Google Analytics

Persistent

4. List of third party cookies providers for the domain DigiPen.es and associated sub-domains

Provider

Purpose

More Information

Google

Google Analytics cookies.
They generate anonymous user ID that is used to count the number of times that a user visits the website. They also register the first and the last time the user visited the website. Furthermore, they calculate when a session is over, track users' locations, and establish keywords.

https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage

5. How can I enable / disable cookies?

This is a list of web links to allow, block, or eliminate cookies installed on your device through the setting of your internet browser options. In case you do not allow the installation of cookies on your browser you may not be able to access some particular services.

Therefore, the user may refuse data or processing by refusing the use of cookies through the appropriate setting of internet browsers. Nevertheless, users must be aware that refusing the use of cookies may affect the full functionality of this website.

Having read all the information above, users are warned that by browsing our website without the appropriate internet browser modifications to prevent cookies installation they are providing their consent to the installation of the mechanisms, in agreement with Article 22.2 of Law 34/2002 on Information Society Services and Electronic Commerce.