A cookie is a quantity of data sent by a server to the browser with the intention of having the latter store that data. On a subsequent visit to our site, the stored data are sent back to the server. This enables the server to recognize the browser and to retrieve certain data on any subsequent visit.
Not personal data
The cookies which are stored on your computer and which enable you to be recognised on any subsequent visit to our website do not include personal data. They only contain a (unique) number and, for that reason, cannot be used to identify you personally. Nor can our cookies be used to identify you on websites of third parties.
If you object to the Erasmus University Rotterdam using cookies, you can disable them using the pop up box in the bottom left of your screen. This will not affect your use of our website in any way.
|Name||Term of validity||Purpose|
|s_cq||1 session; closes when the browser is closed.||Contains information about the previous link used by the user.|
|s_nr||1 session; closes when the browser is closed.||Is used to determine whether the visitor is new or is returning.|
|s_prevsite||1 session; closes when the browser is closed.||Tracks page navigation on the website.|
|_utma||2 years||Determines your unique ID. Updated on every return visit.|
|_utmb||30 minutes||Establishes and continues a session using previous data.|
|_utmz||6 months||Records path to website. Keeps track of search engine traffic, advertising campaigns and page navigation.|