Privacy Policy


This document demonstrates our firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for this website: www.uwu.ac.lk.

This site contains links to other sites. Uva Wellassa University (www.uwu.ac.lk) is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites. We may use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server, and to administer our Web site. Our site uses forms for students, faculty, staff, and visitors to request information, products, and services. We collect contact information (like email addresses) and unique identifiers (like National Identity Card number) for university business such as university registration and/or sending information to potential students. We use cookies to collect information for collective analytics only. Individual information is not harvested.

Note: A cookie file contains unique information a web site can use to track such things as passwords, lists of pages you’ve visited, and the date when you last looked at a specific page or to identify your session at a particular web site.

If you send us an electronic mail message with a question or comment that contains personally identifying information, or fill out a form that e-mails us this information, we will only use the personally-identifiable information to respond to your request and analyze trends. We may redirect your message to another government institute or person who is in a better position to answer your question.

For site management functions, information is collected for analysis and statistical purposes. This information is not reported or used in any manner that would reveal personally identifiable information, and will not be released to any outside parties unless legally required to do so in connection with law enforcement investigations or other legal proceedings.

Public Forums

This site makes chat rooms, forums, message boards, and/or news groups available to its users. Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.