Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC) has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for this Web site:

If you visit our Web site to read or download information:

We collect and store only the following information about you: the name of the domain from which you access the Internet and the date and time you access the site. We use this information to measure the number of visitors to the different sections of our site and to help make the site more useful to our visitors.

If you identify yourself by filling out an application to attend a seminar:

We will collect the applicant's information and use it to secure the applicant's place at a seminar, and contact the applicant with confirmation or changes to seminar. The only unique identifier used would be the submitters e-mail address. This e-mail address will be used only to contact the sender with the confirmation of changes. This identifier will not be disseminated to a third party unless the application so states and provision is made for the applicant to opt-out and/or, in return for specific consideration, the applicant agrees and gives express permission to do so.

If you identify yourself by sending an e-mail:

You may also decide to send us an e-mail containing comments, concerns or suggestions. We will use this e-mail address only to respond where required. It will not be forwarded to a third party unless the initiator is advised of the need and agree to same.

If you elect to use our calculators:

The personal information is stored only temporarily to complete the calculations required by the user. None of the calculated results or information is retained by ISAC. Only the usage of the calculators is logged with no user identifiers.

This site contains links to other Web sites. ISAC is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites.

ISAC, as developer and manager of this Web site, has taken several steps to safeguard the integrity of its communications and computing infrastructure, including but not limited to authentication, monitoring, auditing, and encryption. Security measures have been integrated into the design, implementation and day-to-day practices of the entire ISAC operating environment as part of its continuing commitment to risk management.

This information should not be construed in any way as giving business, legal, or other advice, or warranting as fail proof, the security of information provided via ISAC supported Web sites.

This site does not collect online contact information from children without prior parental consent or parental notification.

ISAC INFO Cafe Web site is provided as a public service. Every effort has been made to offer the most current, correct and clearly expressed information possible on the site. Nevertheless, inadvertent errors in information may occur. If inaccurate, misleading or otherwise inappropriate information is brought to our attention, a reasonable effort will be made to fix or remove it.

The information contained in this Web site, whether express or implied, is not legally binding upon ISAC. No action by the user should be taken in reliance upon the information contained herein. ISAC disclaims any responsibility or liability for the user's loss due to his/her reliance upon said information. Information should be verified by the user by calling ISAC at 1-.

ISAC is obligated to act in compliance with its policies, rules and statutes which govern the programs cited herein. Accordingly, notwithstanding any information contained in this Web site, such policies, rules and statutes shall control.


This site gives users the following options for changing and modifying information previously provided.

  1. e-mail
  2. send mail to the following postal address:
    Client Electronic Services

  3. call the following telephone number: extension 3847, Client Relations

Contacting the Web Site

If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, you can contact

Web Administrator
Illinois Student Assistance Commission

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