Cookie Policy

Chi Omega Fraternity
Cookie Policy

Last updated: 01/24/2019

Chi Omega Fraternity (“Chi Omega”, “”we”, or “our”) uses cookies on its website at, including all subdomains, (the “Site”). By using the Site, you consent to the use of cookies.

Our Cookie Policy explains what cookies are, what they do, how we use cookies, and your choices regarding cookies.

What are cookies?
Cookies are small pieces of text placed on your computer or other device by websites you visit. They are widely used in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the website or others. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the Service or a third-party to recognize you and make your next visit easier and the Service more useful to you.

Types of cookies:
‘Session’ cookies remain in your browser during your browser session only, i.e. until you leave the website.

‘Persistent’ cookies remain in your browser after the session (unless deleted by you).

‘Performance’ cookies collect information about your use of the website, such as webpages visited and any error messages; they do not collect personally identifiable information, and the information collected is aggregated such that it is anonymous.  Performance cookies are used to improve how a website works.

‘Functionality’ cookies allow the website to remember any choices you make about the website (such as changes to text size, customized pages) or enable services such as commenting on a blog.

How we use cookies:
When you use and access the Site, we may place a number of cookie files in your web browser.

We use cookies for the following purposes: to enable certain functions of the Site, to provide analytics, and to store your preferences.

We use both session and persistent cookies on the Site and we use different types of cookies to run the Site.

We use only first party cookies on the Site. First party cookies are set by the Site itself and can only be read by the Site. They are commonly used for functionality of the Site. Below we identify the specific cookies we use on the Site, their name, and their purpose.

These cookies are built into our site theme and relate to any payment processing functions. You can read about Stripe’s practices related to safeguarding your data here:
These cookies are set by Twitter as a result of the integration of our Twitter account and feed with our web site. You can read about Twitter’s practices related to safeguarding your data here::
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These cookies are set by WordPress, our website management system, and relate to the styling and appearance of our site.
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These cookies collect information about how visitors use the Service. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the Service. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the Service, where visitors have come to the website from and the pages they visited. You can read about Google’s practices related to safeguarding your data here:

What are your choices regarding cookies?

The use of cookies is now standard for most websites. However, if you are uncomfortable with the use of cookies, you can manage and control them through your browser, including removing cookies by deleting them from your browser history cache when you leave the Site. If you’d like to delete cookies or instruct your web browser to delete or refuse cookies, please visit the help pages of your web browser. To find out how to manage cookies on popular browsers visit the sites found at these links: 

To find information relating to other browsers, visit the browser developer’s website.
Please note, however, that if you delete cookies or refuse to accept them, you might not be able to use all of the features we offer, you may not be able to store your preferences, and some of our pages might not display properly.