Falmouth University operates three main websites and this policy applies to all of them:
How to refuse or delete cookies
Cookies generated by Falmouth University
- Google Analytics: _utma, _utmb, _utmc,_utmz
These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
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Google will store this information. You can opt-out of this by visiting:
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- Session cookie - respimg & respimg_ratio
These cookies set to help handle refactoring the layout if you are browsing on a tablet or mobile device. The website has a responsive layout and these cookies are currently necessary. Expires: 24 hours ahead.
- Session cookie - has_js
- Session cookie - cookie-agreed-en
Cookies set by third parties when using our websites
The following cookies are set on some specific pages where third party services are used such as Google Maps, Social Media Sharing, Flickr etc
- Social Media sharing: atuvc & uid
This cookie is set by the social media sharing service AddThis. AddThis allows you to share content via Social Networking web sites and email.
- Flickr: BX & localization
- Google Maps: MPRF, PREF, HSID, SSID, NID, PREF, SID, HSID, APISID, SAPISID
- Vimeo: _utma, _utmb, _utmc,_utmz
Cookies generated specifically for your.falmouth.ac.uk
- Session cookie: pas_js
- Session cookie: portfolio_items
This allows you to add items of interest to your portfolio and to share them with others. Because it needs to exist beyond the life of the session it is set to expire after three months. We are exploring whether we can use an alternative method and set this cookie to expire at the end of the session.
Cookies generated specifically for ish.falmouth.ac.uk
- Session cookie: sifrFetch
This is a legacy cookie that helps display specific fonts using an out of date font display technology. It expires at the end of the session. When this site is merged with the main website it will be removed.