Statistics and analytics

Visits at Umeå University website will be counted, analyzed and/or transferred through third-party services, which may generate cookies and/or statistics about visits. No information will be stored about IP Numbers or other data that may identify individuals.

Google Analytics

Umeå University websites are using Google Anlytics, a web analyst service supplied by Google. Google Analytics utilizes cookies, and the information generated by these fronm your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transferred to and stored by Google on servers based in the USA. This information will be used to evaluate user statistics – as an example the University uses statistic reports to improve content, navigation and structure.

Google can also transfer this information to third paries if required by law, or when information is handled by third parties on Google's account. Google will not link IP addresses with other data possessed by Google.

You can deny the use of cookies by chosing certain preferences in your web browser (red more about cookies as Related information).

By visiting Umeå University websites you consent to Googles prcessing of personal data in the way and for those purposes described above.


Umeå University is using Addthis services for sharing to different "social media". Here also, data is tranferred to servers in the USA, but neither Addthis nor Umeå University will store any personal information in relation to this.

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