Privacy policy

Personal data is not collected in the for any purposes, excepting for authorized access to edit the page contents.

General information

Personal data will be treated in conformity with current regulations, stored and treated with all security safeguards. Files containing personal data are duly registered at the Data Protection Agency.

Users may at any time exercise their rights to access, rectify, cancel and oppose their data compiled and filed, in accordance with the contents of Organic Law 15/1999, of 13 December. Exercising these rights will in no way affect access to the webpage nor, in its case, the status of users as subscribers. These rights may be exerted in the following ways:

  • By telephone: +34 950 01 53 31
  • By email:
  • In writing, addressed to Secretaría General, Edificio Central, Planta baja,
    Ctra. Sacramento s/n, La Cañada de San Urbano, 04120 Almería (España).

Users will guarantee that the information and data they are transmitting by using this Website are true and authentic. Users will be obliged to maintain information and data up to date so they conform to reality at any time. Users will be responsible for any false or incorrect expression produced as a consequence of the information and data they offer, as well as for any damage caused by said information.

Registered data may be used for statistical purposes, incidence management, and for the purposes for which the data has been compiled.

By offering personal data to the University of Almeria, users declare that they fully and unquestionably accept said data to be treated by the University.

The University of Almeria is obliged to keep the personal data treated secret and it declares its intention of undertaking the necessary technical and organization measures to guarantee the safety of personal data and avoid their alteration, loss, unauthorized treatment or access, in the light of the state of technology, the nature of the data stored and the human, physical or natural risks which they are exposed to.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

University of Almeria Computer Safety Commission

Further information from may be obtained about treatment of personal data at the University of Almeria and other matters about rights of users and obligations of personnel at the Data Protection and Computer Safety Commission Website.