Terms of Use

Terms of Use

(Effective & Last Modified September 1, 2017)

Introduction

NOTICE: Our website, www.collegeadmissionshq.org and all its subdomains are provided by College Admissions HQ LLC for your personal use subject to your agreement to comply with our "Terms of Use" and "Privacy Policy." Please read the Terms of Use below and our Privacy Policy found at www.collegeadmissionshq.org/pages/privacy. By using our site you agree to abide by the terms of both our Terms of Use and our Privacy Policy.

1. Copyright, Copying, and Trademark

The entire www.collegeadmissionshq.org website and all its subdomains, including our logo, videos, and all downloadable and not downloadable pdfs are copyrighted 2017 by College Admissions HQ LLC. Certain articles or materials within the website may also be separately copyrighted by others, as indicated, with all rights reserved. If you have registered and purchased a subscription to The Complete College Admissions Prep Course (a five-course bundle) or any individual course (Making the Right College List, Completing Outstanding College Applications, Untangling College Financial Aid, Paying for College, Making your Final Decision), you may download, print, and use our provided pdf files (glossaries, worksheets, information summaries, and workbooks) so long as each copy indicates the appropriate copyright notice and you agree to use them only for personal use. It is expressly prohibited to reprint or electronically reproduce any text, document, or graphic in bulk for distribution or commercial use. It is expressly prohibited to download any audio or video material ever. During their subscription period, subscribers have unlimited access to all video presentations in the purchased course(s) through live streaming from our website. If you have registered and purchased our Complete Set of Companion E-Workbooks and/or My Profile Workbook, you may download, print, and use these pdf files as long as each copy indicates the appropriate copyright notice and you agree to use them only for personal use. It is expressly prohibited to reprint or electronically reproduce from these workbooks any text, document, or graphic in bulk for distribution or commercial use.

2. Disclaimer of Endorsement

The information posted on this website may include information copyrighted by others, as well as hypertext links or pointers or search or locator engines that will lead to other websites. These linked websites are developed and maintained independently of College Admissions HQ LLC and are not a part of this website. When users leave this website and travel to a third-party website or web page, they become subject to different terms of use and privacy policies. College Admissions HQ LLC does not control or guarantee the accuracy, relevance, timeliness, or completeness of any third-party information contained on this website or any information found on a linked website, nor does College Admissions HQ LLC endorse the views expressed or products or services offered by any third-party information or linked websites.

3. Information Obtained Through this Website Does Not Constitute Legal or Other Professional Advice

The Information contained in the www.collegeadmissionshq.org website and all its subdomains or transmitted to you electronically in response to a message from you is not intended or implied to constitute legal or other professional advice, and users should always seek the advice of an appropriate attorney or other professional regarding individual questions or concerns of a legal or professional nature.

4. Disclaimer of Warranty and Liability

College Admissions HQ LLC assumes no liability for any decision made, or action taken in reliance upon information contained in the www.collegeadmissionshq.org website or any of its subdomains or any other internet sites linked to them in any way. College Admissions HQ LLC does not assume any responsibility or risk for your use of the www.collegeadmissionshq.org website and all its subdomains or the Internet. Furthermore, College Admissions HQ LLC does not make any expressed or implied warranties, representations, or endorsements in connection with this website, other websites accessed by "hyperlink," or the Internet generally (including without limitation, warranties of title or non-infringement, or the implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose). You understand that, except for information, products, or services clearly identified as being supplied by College Admissions HQ LLC, College Admissions HQ LLC does not review, operate, or control any material, information, products or services on other web pages or on the Internet, including materials connected to this website through "hyperlinks," in any way.

5. Waiver of Responsibility for Defective Materials

Although College Admissions HQ LLC makes every effort to ensure the correctness of data presented in its videos and printed materials, College Admissions HQ LLC disclaims responsibility for any errors or omissions, such as unintended technical inaccuracies or typographical errors, in the materials on our website.

6. User Age and Eligibility

Participation in College Admissions HQ LLC’s online courses is restricted to those individuals who have registered and paid the appropriate fees, who are 18 years of age and over, emancipated minors, or those who possess parental or legal guardian consent, and who are fully able and competent to enter into these terms, conditions, obligations, affirmations, representations and warranties herein. By accessing the Site you affirm that you are at least 13 years old and meet the eligibility requirements. This Site is not intended for children under 13. If you are under 13 years of age, do not use the Site. If you have questions about your eligibility, please contact us at contact@collegeadmissionshq.org.

7. Access to the Site

While some portions of College Admissions HQ LLC’s websites may be available to the general public, other portions are restricted to registered, paying users who meet eligibility criteria. You agree that you will not access any registration-only portions of the Site if you are not registered, have not paid the appropriate fees for access, and do not meet the eligibility requirements. College Admissions HQ LLC is not responsible for any delay, inability or failure to access our websites due to any cause, including but not limited to acts of God, natural disasters, government orders, labor unrest, malfunction of user hardware or software, interruption in internet service, loss or corruption of data, and unanticipated suspension or cessation of service from any underlying service provider.

8. User Accounts and Registration

In order to access portions of College Admissions HQ LLC’s websites, you must register and create a User Account. You are required to provide a valid email address and create a user password. In setting up your User Account, you may also be prompted or required to enter additional information, including but not limited to your name, location, or other information required to confirm your identity. In order to participate in our online courses you are required to register for The Complete College Admissions Prep Course (a five-course bundle) or any individual course (Making the Right College List, Completing Outstanding College Applications, Untangling College Financial Aid, Paying for College, Making your Final Decision ). You may be required to provide additional information at the time of registration including, without limitation, evidence of eligibility. You may be required to pay a fee to register in some courses. You understand and agree that all information provided by you is accurate, current, and complete and that you will maintain and update your information to keep it accurate, current, and complete. You acknowledge that if any information provided by you is untrue, inaccurate, not current, or incomplete, we reserve the right to refuse access to the selected course or to terminate your use of the www.collegeadmissionshq.org website and all of its subdomains. You agree that you will never divulge or share access or access information to your User Account with any third party beyond immediate family members for any reason.

9. User Rules

The term “User” represents a paid subscriber to The Complete College Admissions Prep Course offered on the www.collegeadmissionshq.org website and its subdomains. In order to maintain an informative and valuable service that meets the needs of the viewers of the website and avoids harm to others, it is necessary to establish and for you to follow these User Rules:

a. Upon purchase of The Complete College Admissions Prep Course subscription (a five-course bundle) or any individual course (Making the Right College List, Completing Outstanding College Applications, Untangling College Financial Aid, Paying for College, Making your Final Decision ), the user will be provided a login password that grants unlimited access to all materials in the course(s) purchased (including videos and downloadable glossaries, worksheets, information summaries, and workbooks) for a period of one year from the purchase date. The user agrees not to share this password or access to the courses and their materials with anyone except immediate family members (see below). In all cases, whether the user is a student, parent, guardian, or other family member, he or she is permitted to share access to the course and its materials with immediate family members for the duration of the subscription period.

b. Upon purchase of The Complete College Admissions Prep Course subscription (a five-course bundle) or any individual course (Making the Right College List, Completing Outstanding College Applications, Untangling College Financial Aid, Paying for College, Making your Final Decision ), the user may download and print from the collegeadmissionshq.org website those courses’ Companion Workbooks for personal, private use. However, the user must make sure that proper copyright notice is affixed to each copy printed and in no case may the materials be reproduced in bulk for distribution or for commercial use without express, written permissions from College Admissions HQ LLC. You may contact us at contact@collegeadmissionshq.org for requests about bulk printing.

c. Upon purchase of The Complete Set of Companion E-Workbooks and/or My Profile, the user may download and print from the collegeadmissionshq.org website those pdfs for personal, private use. However, the user must make sure that proper copyright notice is affixed to each copy printed and in no case may the materials be reproduced in bulk for distribution or for commercial use without express, written permissions from College Admissions HQ LLC. You may contact us at contact@collegeadmissionshq.org for requests about bulk printing.

d. Users may not post or transmit any message that is libelous or defamatory, or violates any other person's copyrights, privacy rights, trademarks, trade secrets, or rights in other confidential information. The User indemnifies College Admissions HQ LLC for any and all damages suffered by third parties as a result of the User's violation of this term.

e. Users may not post or transmit any message, data, image, or program with the intent to threaten the safety of others and/or with the effect of causing a reasonable person to perceive a threat to his or her safety.

f. College Admissions HQ LLC reserves the right to take such action as it deems appropriate in cases where the www.collegeadmissionshq.org website and its subdomains are inappropriately used to disseminate statements or materials that are reasonably construed as abusive, destructive, harmful, or threatening to the safety of others.

g. Users may not interfere with other Users' use of this website, including, without limitation, disrupting the normal flow or use of the service.

h. It is our general policy to protect the privacy of the persons transmitting any messages to College Admissions HQ LLC. However, College Admissions HQ LLC reserves the right to reproduce and distribute part or all of a message without any compensation to the User so long as any identifying information is deleted.

We reserve the right to remove any information that is posted in violation of these terms of use and to suspend any registered user accounts for persons who violate these terms of use.

10. Fees

Courses may be made available for free with a coupon or for a fee at the sole discretion of College Admissions HQ LLC. Fees, if applicable, are due and payable at the time of registration for The Complete College Admissions Prep Course subscription (a five-course bundle), any individual course (Making the Right College List, Completing Outstanding College Applications, Untangling College Financial Aid, Paying for College, Making your Final Decision ), the Complete Set of Companion Workbooks, or My Profile Workbook. College Admissions HQ LLC expressly reserves the right to refuse to permit access to any fee-based course or downloadable pdf if the fee is not paid, is cancelled, or not processed for any reason.

11. Refund Policy

We are confident our program will benefit every college-bound student and parent. If you do not find our course materials helpful in the college admissions process, please contact us at contact@collegeadmissionshq.org within 30 days of your purchase and include the email address you registered with. College Admissions HQ will happily refund you the full purchase price within two weeks of receiving your request.

12. Course Modification or Cancellation

Due to the continually changing nature of college admissions, College Admissions HQ LLC’s course materials may occasionally contain errors and omissions. College Admissions HQ LLC reserve the right to correct errors or omissions without prior notice. We also reserve the right to cancel, discontinue, reschedule, delay, change instructors or modify any course or service.

13. International Use and Consent to Processing

College Admissions HQ LLC controls and operates its websites within the United States of America, and all information is collected, transmitted, processed and stored within the United States. We do not represent that materials on our websites are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Persons who choose to access www.collegeadmissionshq.org and all its subdomains from other locations do so on their own initiative, and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable. You agree to comply with all applicable laws, rules and regulations in connection with your use of our websites. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, you agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding the transmission of technical data exported from the United States or the country in which you reside. By providing any personal information to our websites, all users, including without limitation users in the European Union, fully understand and unambiguously consent to the collection, transmission processing and storage of such information in the United States and the use of such information for research by College Admissions HQ LLC.

14. Links to Other Sites

Our websites may include hyperlinks to sites maintained or controlled by others. College Admissions HQ LLC is not responsible for and does not routinely screen, approve, review or endorse the contents of or use of any of the products or services that may be offered at other sites. These links do not imply College Admissions HQ LLC’s endorsement of or association with the linked sites. College Admissions HQ LLC is not responsible for and shall in no event be liable, directly or indirectly, to anyone for any loss or damage arising from or occasioned by the creation or use of the linked sites or the information or material accessed through those linked sites. If you choose to use Social Auth login, we may receive from the authenticator your name, email, and public profile information, and the authenticator is notified of your login to this site.

15. Choice of Law/Forum Selection

Our websites are managed by College Admissions HQ LLC, located in York County, Pennsylvania, USA. You agree that any dispute arising out of or relating to these Terms will be governed by the laws of the State of Pennsylvania, excluding its conflicts of law provisions. You further consent to the personal jurisdiction of and exclusive venue in the federal and state courts located in and serving York County, Pennsylvania as the legal forum for any such dispute. Any claim or cause of action you may have with respect to College Admissions HQ LLC must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arose. In the event that any portion of these terms of use is deemed by a court to be invalid, the remaining provisions shall remain in full force and effect.

16. Consumer Notice

If you have any questions regarding services provided through our websites, you may contact College Admissions HQ LLC at contact@collegeadmissionshq.org.

17. Indemnification

You agree to indemnify and hold College Admissions HQ LLC and its instructors, trustees, officers, agents, employees, and assignees, harmless from any claims, actions, demands, losses or damages, including legal fees, arising out of, resulting from or in any way related to your participation in an online course or use of our websites.

18. Digital Millennium Copyright Act Notices

College Admissions HQ LLC respects the intellectual property rights of others. In accordance with Title II of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA), an agent has been designated to receive notification of a claimed copyright infringement for the www.collegeadmissionshq.org website and all its subdomains. If you believe that your copyrighted work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please contact College Admissions HQ LLC’s DMCA Designated Agent at DMCA-Claim@collegeadmissionshq.org and provide the following written information: (i) an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest; (ii) a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed upon; (iii) a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Site; (iv) your address, telephone number, and email address; (v) a statement by you that you have a good-faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and (vi) a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf.

19. Notices

Notices to you may be made via email. The Site may also provide notices of changes to these Terms or other matters by displaying notices or links to notices to you on the ww.w.collegeadmissionshq.org home page and/or its subdomains