Privacy policy

Data protection
As the operator of these webpages, Seezeit Studierendenwerk Bodensee takes the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data confidentially and in accordance with the statutory legal provisions on data protection as well as this privacy policy.

The use of our website is normally possible without the submission of personal data. Insofar as any personal data (e.g. name, address or e-mail address) is collected, this will take place as far as possible on a voluntary basis. This data will not be passed on to third parties without your express content.

Please note that the transmission of data via the Internet (e.g. e-mail communication) can be subject to security issues. The complete protection of your data from access by third parties is not possible.

This website partially uses so-called cookies. Cookies are not harmful to your computer and they cannot contain viruses. Cookies serve to help us make our service more user-friendly, effective and secure. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer and stored in your browser.

We mostly use so-called ‘session cookies’. These are automatically deleted as soon as your visit to our website has ended. Other cookies remains stored on your device until you delete them. These cookies enable us to recognise your browser on your next visit to our website.

You can set your browser to inform you about the placement of cookies and to only allow cookies in certain cases, to exclude the acceptance of cookies in specific cases or across the board, as well as to activate the automatic deletion of cookies whenever you close your browser. The deactivation of cookies can limit the functionality of this website.

Server log files
We automatically collect and store information on our web server in so-called server log files, which are automatically transmitted to us by your browser. These include:

  • Browser type/ Browser version
  • Operating system used
  • Referrer URL
  • Time of server request

This data cannot be attributed to any specific person. There is no merging of this data with other data sources.

Contact form
Whenever you send us a request using our contact form, your details from the request form including the contact details provided by you will be stored by us for the purposes of dealing with your request and in the event of follow-up questions. We will not pass this data on to any third parties without your consent.

Newsletter data
If you wish to receive the newsletter offered on the website, we require you to provide us with an e-mail address and information that allows us to verify that you are the owner of the provided e-mail address and that you agree to receive the newsletter. No further data will be collected. We shall use this data exclusively for sending the required information and will not pass it on to any third parties.

You can revoke your consent at any time to the storage of your data and e-mail address and their use for the sending of the newsletter, for example, via the ‘Unsubscribe’ link in the newsletter.

Privacy policy for the use of Piwik
This website use the open source web analytics service Piwik. Piwik uses so-called ‘cookies’. These are text files that are stored on your computer and enable us to analyse your use of our website. In addition, any information generated by cookies regarding the use of this website is stored on our company server. The IP address is anonymised before being saved (e.g.

Any information generated by cookies regarding the use of this website will not be passed on to third parties. You can prevent the storing of information by cookies by using the appropriate setting on your browser/software; please note that in this case it is possible that you may not have full use of all the functions on this website.

If you do not agree to the storing and use of your data, you can deactivate the storage and use of this data. In this case, an opt-out cookie will be deposited in your browser that prevents Piwik from storing usage data. Whenever you delete your cookies, this will also result in the deletion of your Piwik opt-out cookie. The opt-out must be reactivated every time you visit our website.


Disclosure of information, deleting, blocking
In accordance with the Federal Data Protection Act, you have the right to free disclosure of your stored information at any time and, where appropriate, the right to amend, block or delete this information. You can contact us anytime at the address provided in the legal notice regarding this or any other questions on the subject of personal data.

Refusal of marketing e-mails
We hereby object to the use of any contact details published in accordance with editorial requirements for the sending of any advertising and information materials not expressly requested by us. The operator of these webpages expressly reserves the right to take legal action in the event of the unsolicited sending of advertising information, for example, through spam e-mails.


Webanalyse-Tool Matomo (ehemals Piwik)
Wir nutzen auf unserer Website das Open-Source-Software-Tool Matomo (ehemals PIWIK) zur Analyse des Surfverhaltens unserer Nutzer.