Privacy Policy

The University of Maribor ("UM") knows that you value your privacy. That is why we want to make certain that you understand our policies and practices regarding your personal information. This Privacy Policy explains the type of personal information we collect, what we do with it, what we don't do with it, and how we keep it safe. By visiting this website, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

I. Who Does This Privacy Policy Apply To?

This Privacy Policy applies to the conduct of UM, and those independent contractors who operate portions of this website on UM's behalf, insofar as their conduct relates to this website. When we use the terms "website" or "this website", we mean those webpages and website described and defined in the Terms and Conditions of Use.

This Privacy Policy does not apply to the practices of companies that UM does not own or control, or to people that UM does not employ or manage. Third party websites that you connect to through this website are not under UM's control and are subject to their own privacy policies rather than this Privacy Policy. For more information about linking to third party websites through this website, please see the Terms and Conditions of Use.

II. What Information Does UM GoGorenjska portal Collect?

In order to serve you better, it is necessary for UM GoGorenjska to collect certain information. The type of information that UM GoGorenjska collects depends on what you do when you visit our website.

A. Information That You Provide to Us

In order for us to create your personalised " GoGorenjska " profile, you will need to provide us with some personal information about yourself. The information that we collect includes: (1) your name; (2) your postal address; (3) your telephone number; (4) your e-mail address; (5) the activities that interest you; if you are a Touristical Service Provider, you will also need to provide us with your company details.

B. Information That We Collect Automatically

We also collect certain types of information automatically whenever you access and use our website. Some of this information is stored in cookies (see the next section for a discussion of cookies). Examples of the information we collect automatically include: (1) the Internet protocol (IP) address of the computer you are using; (2) the browser software you are using; (3) your operating system; (4) the date and time you access our website; and (5) the Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to our website.

C. Cookies

Cookies are pieces of information that we transfer to your computer's hard drive through your Web browser for record-keeping purposes. We use cookies to store some information that enables us to improve your experience at our website in a number of ways. Cookies also help us to learn about how and when people use our website so that we can determine which parts of our website are popular and which need to be modified to be more useful. Although cookies do identify a website user's computer, cookies alone cannot personally identify a user.

Your Web browser only allows us to access the cookies we have already sent to your computer, not the cookies that other websites have sent. We do not and cannot use cookies to retrieve any information from your computer that we did not put there in the first place.

You can refuse to as we offer users the ability to control the placement and duration of cookies.
Search for "cookies" under the web browser's Help menu for more information on cookie management features available. Please note, however, that many parts of our website will not function properly if you do not allow cookies.

E. Collection of Information by Third Parties

We work with third parties to serve advertisements about GoGorenjska across the web. These third parties may use tracking technologies to collect anonymous data about users who view or interact with advertisements or our website. We do not provide any personal information about users to these third parties. However, when you interact with, view, or click on an advertisement or visit our website, the third party might collect non-personally identifiable information about you, such as an anonymous cookie ID, the specific advertisement that you clicked on, and the time and place of delivery.

Third parties may use tracking technologies, such as cookies and action tags, when serving advertisements. These common technologies are used for auditing, research and reporting purposes. Third party cookies and action tags are subject to the privacy policy of the company placing them.

You can adjust your Web browser to refuse all new cookies, to notify you whenever you are about to receive a new cookie, or to disable cookies completely. Most web browsers also offer users the ability to control the placement and duration of third party cookies. Search for "cookies" under the web browser's Help menu for more information on cookie management features available.

III. What Does UM GoGorenjska Do with the Information It Collects?

The primary reason why we collect information from you is to provide you with the services that you request and to enhance your experience at our website. We also use the information we collect to make sure that our website provides you with the resources you need and the level of quality you expect. For example, information about the sections of the website that people visit most frequently and least frequently helps us to decide which features website users find useful and which features need some changes.

UM GoGorenjska sometimes shares with third parties certain nonpersonal, summary information about the people who use our website. This information is not personally identifiable in any way and consists of facts such as the average numbers of visitors to our website per day and the most popular sections of our website.

IV. What Kind of Security Does UM Use to Protect Your Privacy?

We know that when you provide us with any type of information, you're trusting us to keep it safe from unauthorised intrusion. We take all reasonable steps, through the use of updated security software and protocols, to ensure that your personal information is safe.

V. What Do You Need to Do to Protect Your Personal Information?

You have several options when deciding how you can best protect your personal information. One option is simply not to volunteer any personal information. This approach would prevent you from taking advantage of several of our website's most useful features, such as commenting, sharing and even posting attractions and/or routes.
Another option is to configure your Web browser to refuse all cookies, to notify you whenever you are about to receive a new cookie, or to disable cookies completely. However, many parts of our website will not function properly if you do not allow cookies.

IX. What Can You Do About Violations of This Privacy Policy

If at any time you believe UM GoGorenjska has not adhered to the principles set forth in this Privacy Policy, please notify us and we will make all commercially reasonable efforts to promptly correct the problem. We can be contacted at

X. Amendments to UM's Privacy Policy

From time to time, it may be necessary for UM GoGorenjska to amend this Privacy Policy. You are responsible for regularly reviewing this Privacy Policy so that you will be aware of any changes. However, if we make any substantial changes in the way we use your personal information, we will notify you by posting a prominent announcement on our website. Please note that your continued use of this website means that you accept the amendments to this Privacy Policy.