The Kanazawa University App is the official app of Kanazawa University. Anyone with a Kanazawa University ID can use it for free. This page describes the types of personal information the Kanazawa University App collects, how it is used and shared, and how users can manage their personal information. The Kanazawa University App does not use or share your information except as described in this Privacy Policy.

1. Basic Policy on the Protection of Personal Information

The privacy policy of the ACANTHUS APP is based on the privacy policy of the Kanazawa University.

2. What Information is Collected

The information we may collect via the Application includes:

  • Account Information: Kanazawa University ID
  • Location: Nearby beacon information detected by the terminal Bluetooth (The location by GPS is not correct. )

3. How the Information is Used

  • Account Information: Show the Ditital Information Card.
  • Location: Location information is used when using Attendance Stamp, Crowd Dencity, and Navigation Service.

4. How the Information is Collected

Through the Kanazawa University Integrated Authentication System (KU-SSO), we get a Kanazawa University ID, and we get the other information from the Academic Affairs System and Acanthus Portal using Kanazawa University ID as a key.

5. How the Information is protected

In order to keep your personal information accurate and updated, to prevent unauthorized access to personal information, loss, damage, falsification, leakage, etc. We will also take necessary measures such as system security protection, establishment of information management and training to manage the personal information.

6. Provision of Personal Data

We will not provide, disclose or share Personal Data to or with third parties unless we have obtained your consent or such provision, disclosure or sharing of Personal Data is permitted under Applicable Laws.

We will not provide, reveal or share Personal Data with third parties.

7. Your choices regarding Personal Data

You have rights regarding your Personal Data processed by us, such as the right to access your Personal Data and the right to correct your Personal Data, to the extent permitted under Applicable Laws.

8. Inquiries

If you have any questions or inquiries about this Policy or have any questions, complaints, concerns or comments about the processing of Personal Data in our Services, please contact us via the Contact Form.

9. Seculity

ACANTHUS APP uses SSL communication. 

10. Cookie

A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer when visiting a website. The ACANTHUS APP do not contain information that identifies individuals.

Last updated: October 7, 2022