UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SANTA BARBARA TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE
By using this site and all other University of California, Santa Barbara Sites,
referred to as “UCSB.edu Web Sites” or "these Sites," you agree to the following
THESE SITES. We reserve the right, at our discretion, to change, modify, add, or
remove portions of these terms at any time. Please check these terms periodically
for changes. Your continued use of These Sites, following the posting of changes
to these terms, will mean you accept the changes.
UCSB WEB SITES
Sites in support of the University’s mission of education, research, and public
service, and its administrative business functions may be found within UCSB Web
space. We encourage your use of these Sites to obtain information about the
University. These Sites are owned by The Regents of the University of California
and are operated by UCSB. Site content may change without notice.
Also found within UCSB Web space are Sites generated by groups or individuals
whose expressed views, content, references or links to other Sites do not necessarily
represent the views of UCSB or The Regents. These may include Sites hosted by UCSB
servers, such as personal Web Pages of students, faculty, and staff. The Regents do
not endorse, warrant, or otherwise take responsibility for the contents of such Sites
or of any material accessible from them. Individuals operating such sites are
responsible for posting disclaimers, when University policy, the California Education
Code, or other regulations require it.
The University does not actively monitor or control web content. However, when UCSB
receives a notification of an alleged violation of law or policy, we investigate and
address violations accordingly. Contact: email@example.com.
Generally, UCSB Sites collect information to improve Site or individual web page content,
monitor performance, and improve functionality. However, for practices specific to an
individual Site or page, please contact the specific unit or organization that maintains
the Site for their privacy statement.
Site operators are charged with complying with all applicable laws and University
regulations governing personal privacy and the confidentiality of information.
Information that doesn’t fall under established legal protections is subject to public
disclosure under law.
RESTRICTIONS ON USE OF MATERIALS
All University trademarks, service marks, and trade names are the property of The
Regents of the University of California. The University Seal, UCSB names, initials,
images, logos and related trademarks may not be used by third parties without specific
written permission as outlined in
Contact the designee for UCSB firstname.lastname@example.org.
Unless otherwise specified, other materials used in UCSB.edu web space are the property
of their respective units/owners. These materials may not be copied, reproduced,
republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way, without explicit
permission, except that you may download one copy of the materials on any single computer
for your personal, non-commercial home use only, provided you keep intact all copyright
and other proprietary notices. Modification of the materials or use of the materials for
any other purpose is a violation of copyright and other proprietary rights. For purposes
of these terms, the use of any such material on any other Web Site or networked computer
environment is prohibited.
DIGITAL MILLENNIUM COPYRIGHT ACT
Under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, the University must specify an agent to receive
notices of infringement from an owner alleging that a UCSB Web Site is infringing its
copyright. UCSB has designated the following agent:
Campus Network Manager
Office of Information Technology
2124 North Hall, UCSB
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-3201
LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES
Links from a Web Site located on a UCSB server to any non-University Site (third party) let
you leave UCSB’s domain. The linked sites are not controlled by UCSB. UCSB is not responsible
for the contents of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site. The inclusion of
any link does not imply University endorsement of the Site, entity, products or services.
References to third parties, products, or services do not imply University endorsement of
such entities, products, or services.
ACCESS AND USE OF SERVICES
Misuse or abuse of electronic access or services may constitute violations of federal and/or
state criminal statutes for which prosecution may be pursued. This includes the unauthorized
access or disclosure of personally identifiable information.
Violations of law or University policy by University employees or students may result in prosecution,
restriction of access to University electronic resources, and/or disciplinary action, up to and
including termination or suspension or expulsion, following due process.
As a condition of your access and use of the Services, you agree you will not use the Services for
any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions, and notices. You agree not
to use the Services in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair any UCSB server
or network(s) operated by UCSB or interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of any Services.
You agree not to attempt to gain unauthorized access to any Services, other accounts, information,
computer systems or networks connected to any UCSB server or to any UCSB Services, through hacking,
password mining or any other means. You agree not to obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or
information through any means not intentionally made available through the Services.
THE MATERIALS IN THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS
OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, UCSB DISCLAIMS ALL
WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY
AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. UCSB DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE
MATERIALS WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS SITE
OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. UCSB DOES
NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE MATERIALS
IN THIS SITE IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. YOU (AND NOT UCSB)
ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR, OR CORRECTION. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW
THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE, SHALL UCSB BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL
OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE MATERIALS IN THIS
SITE, EVEN IF UCSB OR A UCSB AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY OR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES,
SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN NO EVENT SHALL UCSB'S TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU
FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO,
NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE) EXCEED THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU, IF ANY, FOR ACCESSING THIS SITE.
By using these sites, I understand that I have accepted these Terms and Conditions of Use and may be held
accountable to the University for my actions and my decisions not to act pertaining to these Terms.
It’s my responsibility to obtain clarity should I be unclear about my responsibilities.
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