All online communications via PREPARE are fully confidential.

PREPARE collects personal information for use on the website. When you register with PREPARE and sign in, you are not anonymous to us.

If you decide to register with PREPARE and sign in, then the PREPARE website will know and keep the information you entered in the registration process. This information could only be a username and password, but if you decide to enter in your name or an email address, then PREPARE would have access to that information too.

PREPARE uses information: to customize the content of the website, fulfill your requests, improve our services, contact you, conduct research, and provide anonymous reporting (information without your name on it) for internal and external purposes.

Information Sharing and Disclosure

The University of California does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or non-affiliated companies except to trusted partners who work on behalf of or with the University of California under confidentiality agreements to help us provide you with PREPARE, or as required by law.

We limit access to personal information about you to University of California employees who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or to do their jobs.

We use Google Analytics to see how many people go to the website and how they are using the website. To do this, Google uses cookies and can view your IP address. We do not send Google your name or other identifying information. To find out more about how Google uses your data you can go to:

Your Responsibilities

To maintain the privacy of your information, you are responsible for: (a) Maintaining the confidentiality of any passwords or other account identifiers which you choose or are assigned as a result of any registration, (b) All activities that occur under such password or account, and (c) Notifying the University of California immediately if you become aware of any unauthorized use of your password or of your account (