Last modified: April 16, 2018
The Website is part of a web-based learning management system (“LMS”) that connects students, faculty and administration in the Programs.
In order to use the services provided on the Website (“Services”), you must obtain access to the World Wide Web and maintain all equipment and software necessary to obtain access to the Website.
You acknowledge and agree that the Services may include communications from 2U including, but not limited to, administrative messages and service announcements. You enable these communications upon your registration for the Programs, and you are not permitted to opt out of receiving them while enrolled in the Programs.
You warrant and represent that all information provided by you within the Website is accurate, current and complete. You are responsible for maintaining and updating your account information to ensure that all information remains accurate, current and complete. If you provide information that is not accurate, current or complete, or if 2U has reason to believe that information you provided is not accurate, current or complete, 2U (in conjunction with Syracuse University), its subsidiaries, officers, directors, employees, other affiliates, agents or assigns (collectively “Syracuse”) has the right to suspend or terminate your account and reject any and all future use of the Services by you.
You are solely responsible for all activity associated with your account login and password, including, but not limited to, online conduct, use of the Services, and consequences of misuse of the Services. You are solely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account login and password. You are required to notify 2U at email@example.com immediately of any unauthorized use of your account login and password. Please include “Unauthorized Access” in the subject line of any email submitted.
You acknowledge and agree that, as between you and 2U, 2U owns and retains all propriety rights in the Website. The Website contains copyrighted material (including but not limited to text, graphics, videos, images, music, sounds, source code, user generated content and compilations of individual data), trademarks and other proprietary information (collectively, “Proprietary Information”). You warrant and represent that you will not copy, modify, publish, transmit, distribute, publicly perform, publicly display, reverse engineer, create derivative works of, sell, or otherwise exploit any Proprietary Information (including but not limited to any Proprietary Information that you download), excluding information that is in the public domain or has been licensed by you to Syracuse or 2U. Additionally, you further warrant and represent that you will not endeavor to ascertain any source code used in connection with the Website.
By publishing, uploading, displaying or transmitting Content to the Website, you permit and direct Syracuse and/or 2U to create such copies of your Content as may be deemed necessary in order to facilitate the posting and storage of Content to the Website. By publishing, uploading, displaying or transmitting Content to the Website, you grant, and warrant and represent that you are capable of granting, to Syracuse an unlimited, transferable, irrevocable, fully paid and worldwide license (which includes the right to sublicense) to copy, modify, publish, transmit, distribute, publicly perform, publicly display, reverse engineer, create derivative works of, sell, or otherwise exploit for any purpose, commercial, advertising or otherwise, any Content posted by you on the Website. You may remove any Content posted by you on the Website at any time, unless otherwise instructed by your professor or by Syracuse. If you remove the Content posted by you on the Website, the above-granted license will expire immediately; however, you acknowledge and agree that Syracuse and/or 2U may preserve any and all archived copies of your Content, and you agree that any previous uses by Syracuse and/or 2U prior to you removal, or derivative works created by 2U and/or Syracuse from such previous uses (including where incorporated into other works and materials), shall remain fully permissible as set forth hereunder.
By publishing, uploading, displaying or transmitting Content to the Website, you permit other members of the Website community to access, view, store and reproduce any Content posted by you on the Website to the extent permitted herein, subject to any applicable restrictions.
By publishing, uploading, displaying or transmitting Content to the Website, you grant all ownership rights to your Content, and any intellectual property rights and/or any other proprietary interests associated with your Content, to Syracuse.
You acknowledge and agree that the Website is made available to you for your personal, academic and non-commercial use only. You warrant and represent that the Content submitted, posted, transmitted or shared by you on or through the Website shall not include any libelous, defamatory or otherwise unlawful material; or violate or infringe upon the rights of any third-party, including but not limited to any and all copyright, trademark, privacy, publicity or other personal or proprietary rights.
Additionally, you warrant and represent that you will not visit or use the Website to:
2U grants you a limited, non-transferable, revocable and non-exclusive right to create a hyperlink to the Website solely for your personal, non-commercial use. If you choose to create a hyperlink to the Website, you warrant and represent that any website or webpage that contains such a hyperlink will not:
The Website may contain hyperlinks to other websites and webpages (“Third-Party Pages”), as well as to text, graphics, videos, images, music, sounds and information belonging to or originating from other third-parties (collectively, “Third-Party Applications”). 2U does not investigate, monitor or review any Third-Party Pages or Third-Party Applications to ensure their accuracy, completeness or appropriateness. 2U is not responsible for the Third-Party Pages or any Third-Party Applications accessed through the Website. The inclusion of any hyperlinks to any Third-Party Pages or Third-Party Applications on the Website does not indicate Syracuse’s and/or 2U’s approval or endorsement thereof. If you choose to leave the Website to access any Third-Party Pages or Third-Party Applications, you do so at your own risk.
YOU EXPRESSLY ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK AND THAT THE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE.”
IN PARTICULAR, SYRACUSE AND/OR 2U, THEIR SUBSIDIARIES, AGENTS, AFFILIATES AND/OR LICENSORS DO NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT TO YOU THAT:
ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE WEBSITE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR OTHER DEVICE OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL.
2U AND/OR SYRACUSE FURTHER EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT NEITHER SYRACUSE NOR 2U, THEIR SUBSIDIARIES, AGENTS, AFFILIATES AND/OR LICENSORS SHALL BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR:
THE LIMITATIONS ON 2U AND/OR SYRACUSE’S LIABILITY TO YOU SHALL APPLY WHETHER OR NOT 2U AND/OR SYRACUSE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF OR SHOULD HAVE BEEN AWARE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF ANY SUCH LOSSES ARISING.
Any copyright owner or its agent who believes that any Content or other material on the Website infringes upon your copyright(s) may give notice, in writing, under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) to 2U’s authorized agent, listed below. The notice to 2U shall contain the following information:
Written submissions of alleged infringements may be sent to 2U’s designated Copyright Agent at firstname.lastname@example.org, or at 7900 Harkins Road, Suite 501, Lanham, MD 20706. You acknowledge and agree that your notice may not be valid if you fail to comply with all of the above-listed requirements.