Terms of Service and Privacy Policy

Created: 1/30/2012

Revised: 1/30/2012

Web Site Terms and Conditions of Use

1. Terms

By accessing this website, www.hussianart.edu, as well as any other websites controlled by Hussian College® (“Hussian”) regardless of domain name or IP address (“Website” or “Websites”), you are entering into a legal contract with Hussian College®, the terms of which govern your use of the Websites. Further, by your access you agree to be bound by this Terms of Service and Privacy Policy, as well as all applicable laws and regulations. If you do not agree with any of these terms, you are prohibited from using or accessing the Websites. The terms and provisions contained in this Terms of Service and Privacy Policy are in addition to any other obligations, agreements, commitments you may have with Hussian, including but not limited to any Hussian policies you are required to follow by reason of your relationship to Hussian, if any. By accessing and continuing to use the Websites and the Website Property (defined below) you represent that you are of legal age to enter into a binding contract.

2. Use License

Unless otherwise indicated in the Websites, all content and other materials on the Websites including, without limitation, the Hussian logo, and all designs, text, graphics, pictures, information, data, software, routines, documentation, technology, sound files, other files, and the selection and arrangement thereof (collectively, the “Website Property”) is the proprietary property of Hussian or its licensors or users and is protected by U.S. and international copyright, trademark, and other laws. You are granted a limited license, without the right to sublicense, to access and use the Websites, the Website Property, and to print hard copy portions of the Website Property (unless otherwise expressly indicated), for your educational, non-commercial and personal use only. Such license is subject to this Terms of Service and Privacy Policy, and any other applicable terms and conditions, and without limiting any of the foregoing, you expressly agree not to:

(a) resell, lease, transfer, lend, timeshare, syndicate or commercially use the Websites or the Website Property;

(b) decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise attempt to derive any source code from the Websites or the Website Property;

(c) distribute, publicly perform or publicly display the Websites or the Website Property;

(d) modify, adapt, translate, or create any derivative works of the Websites or the Website Property, or any portion thereof;

(e) use any data mining, crawlers, spiders, robots or similar data gathering or extraction methods;

(f) download, index or in any non-transitory manner store or cache any portion of the Websites or the Website Property or any information contained therein, except as expressly permitted on the Websites;

(g) remove, deface, obscure, or alter any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights notices affixed to or provided in connection with the Websites or the Website Property;

(h) create or attempt to create a substitute or similar service or product through the use of or access to the Websites or the Website Property or any proprietary information related thereto; or

(i) use the Websites or the Website Property other than for its intended purpose.

Any use or attempted use of the Websites or the Website Property other than as specifically authorized herein, without the express prior written permission of Hussian, or its licensors, is strictly prohibited and will, among other things, terminate the license granted herein. Such unauthorized use or attempted use may also violate applicable laws, including without limitation, copyright and trademark laws and applicable communications regulations and statutes. Except as explicitly stated herein, nothing in this Terms of Service and Privacy Policy shall be construed as conferring any license to any intellectual property rights, whether by estoppel, implication or otherwise. This license is revocable at any time, in Hussian’s sole discretion.

3. Disclaimer

THE MATERIALS ON WEBSITES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS”. HUSSIAN MAKES NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, AND HEREBY DISCLAIMS AND NEGATES ALL OTHER WARRANTIES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OR OTHER VIOLATION OF RIGHTS. FURTHER, HUSSIAN DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS CONCERNING THE ACCURACY, LIKELY RESULTS, OR RELIABILITY OF THE USE OF THE WEBSITE PROPERTY ON THE WEBSITES.

4. Limitations

IN NO EVENT SHALL HUSSIAN, ITS DIRECTORS, AFFILIATES, MEMBERS, EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, SPECIAL, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF PROFITS OR LOSS OF DATA, WHETHER IN AN ACTION IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO NEGLIGENCE), EQUITY OR OTHERWISE, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEBSITES OR THE WEBSITE PROPERTY, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY DAMAGES CAUSED BY OR RESULTING FROM RELIANCE BY USER ON ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM HUSSIAN, OR THAT RESULT FROM MISTAKES, OMISSIONS, INTERRUPTIONS, DELETION OF FILES OR EMAIL, ERRORS, DEFECTS, VIRUSES, DELAYS IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION OR ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, WHETHER OR NOT RESULTING FROM ACTS OF GOD, COMMUNICATIONS FAILURE, THEFT, DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO THE HUSSIAN’S RECORDS, PROGRAMS OR SERVICES. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF HUSSIAN, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, WARRANTY, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE, WHETHER ACTIVE, PASSIVE OR IMPUTED), PRODUCT LIABILITY, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHER THEORY, ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE WEBSITES OR THE WEBSITE PROPERTY EXCEED ANY COMPENSATION YOU PAY, IF ANY, TO HUSSIAN FOR ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE WEBSITES. IF YOU ARE A STUDENT, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT NO PORTION OF YOUR TUITION SHALL BE CONSIDERED COMPENSATION PAID FOR ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE WEBSITES.

5. Revisions and Errata

The Website Property appearing on Hussian’s Websites could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. Hussian does not warrant that any of the Website Property content is accurate, complete, or current. Hussian may make changes to any of the content incorporated within its Website Property at any time without notice. Hussian does not, however, make any commitment to update the any Website Property.

6. Links

Hussian has not reviewed all of the websites linked to its Websites and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site. Any link to or from the Websites shall not be perceived as, and Hussian hereby disclaims, any implication that the linked website and associated content, or the entities or organizations that own or sponsor any such websites and their policies and practices are in any way endorsed, approved, supported, or controlled by Hussian. Use of any link to or from the Websites is at the user’s own risk.

7. Policy Modifications

Hussian may revise these Terms of Service and Privacy Policy at any time without notice. By using the Website you are agreeing to be bound by the then current version of these Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Any revisions to these Terms of Service and Privacy Policy shall be effective as of the revision date indicated above. Your continued use of the Websites following the posting of changes or modifications will constitute and confirm your agreement to and acceptance of such changes or modifications. It is your responsibility to regularly check this Website to determine if there have been changes to these Terms of Service and Privacy Policy and to review such changes. If you do not agree to the amended terms, you must stop using the Websites.

8. Governing Law

Any claims relating to a breach or violation of this Terms of Service and Privacy Policy or Hussian’s Websites or Website Property shall be governed by the laws of the State of Pennsylvania without regard to its conflict of law provisions.

Privacy Policy

Hussian engages in commercially reasonable efforts to avoid unintentional disclosures of, or access to, personally identifiable information collected by Hussian through the Websites that pertain to a Website user. “Personally identifiable,” for the purpose of this paragraph, means information sufficient to enable a third-party to locate or contact the Hussian Website user. This statement only applies to personally identifiable information collected by Hussian through the Hussian Websites.

In consideration of your access and use of the Websites and Website Property you accept all risk of unauthorized access of information and data you submit to Hussian.

Separate privacy policies may be published by Hussian from time-to-time applying to information collected through other means and pertaining to Hussian employees, faculty, or students. In addition, Hussian maintains and protects certain information related to Hussian students in accordance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974, as amended (“FERPA”). Please see Hussian’s Annual FERPA Notification for more information.