Privacy Policy

About us

This website ( is managed by the DeGroote School of Business at McMaster University.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Please refer to the DeGroote Online Privacy Policy for general information about the data we collect through our websites and how we use it. In addition, this particular site collects and uses the following data.

Application data

One of the main purposes of this site is to collect responses from prospective students filling out the supplemental application for our BCom undergraduate program.

These responses are used to help inform admission and scholarship decisions. They’re also used to learn more about the student body and prospective students applying to the program in general.


Cookies are used by our server to help manage your session on the site.

Who we share your data with

Application data is shared with employees and faculty members of the DeGroote School of Business. Other members of our community (like current students, alumni, or other members of the broader McMaster community) may also be involved in the review and evaluation of supplemental applications on our behalf.

How long we retain application data

Individual application submissions are retained for up to one year. Aggregate data based on the review and analysis of applications may be kept indefinitely.


If you have any questions or concerns about your data with regard to this site, please let us know. You can contact our Director of Marketing and Communications, Oanh Kasperski, at