At UBC last spring, math instructor Yeager said she collected hundreds of weblinks to exam responses on Chegg and turned them over to the dean’s office. She said Chegg eventually sent back user log information which contained personal data including IP addresses, emails and account names – though not necessarily real names – tracing back to 60 distinct users in the class.
Avoid using Dalhousie’s Internet service and Wifi, and should you have to, get a paid VPN.
Ironically, Dalhousie University Endowments invested $1.4M in Chegg (As of March 2020). They also invested in American prison operator CoreCivic! Birds of a feather flock together.