The Clemson Alumni Online Community is provided by the Clemson University Alumni Association and is designed to facilitate communication among alumni for personal or University-related purposes.
I. Privacy and Security
All alumni information is strictly guarded for use by individual alumni and the Clemson Alumni Association for personal, Alumni Association and University-related purposes only. The Clemson Alumni Association has taken all reasonable precautions to secure the personal information available through the Online community. The Clemson Alumni Online Community is password protected to allow access by registered Clemson alumni and associate users.
II. Policy and Guidelines for Proper Use
To safeguard the operation of the Clemson Alumni Online Community, registered users must abide by the following specific rules and regulations that govern conduct, particularly conduct that occurs in an online environment.
A. Unauthorized copying, reproduction, republishing, uploading, downloading, posting, transmitting or duplicating any of the material is prohibited. You may download or copy any downloadable materials displayed on the Clemson Alumni Online Community for home, noncommercial and personal use only; provided, however, that you maintain all copyright, trademark and other notices contained in such material and you agree to abide by all additional copyright notices or restrictions contained in any material accessed through the Clemson Alumni Online Community.
B. Use of information or communications available through the Clemson Alumni Online Community for any commercial, public or political purposes is strictly prohibited. Prohibited activities include, but are not limited to, solicitations for commercial services, cold-calling of any kind or mass-mailings for commercial purposes. Information available through the Clemson Alumni Online Community may be used for specific personal, Clemson Alumni Association and University-related purposes only.
C. Users shall not restrict nor inhibit any other user from enjoying any service on the Clemson Alumni Online Community. Posting of obscene materials or use of obscene language, posting of vulgar materials, or use of vulgar language, or use of abusive, defamatory, profane, or threatening language of any kind, will constitute a violation of these policies governing the use of the Clemson Alumni Association Online Community.
Additionally, users shall not upload, transmit, distribute or otherwise publish any materials containing a virus or any other harmful component.
D. All aliases adopted by Clemson Alumni Online Community users are subject to approval by the Clemson Alumni Association.
The Clemson Alumni Association is not responsible for screening communications in advance, and neither the University nor the Clemson Alumni Association will actively monitor the use of the Clemson Alumni Online Community. For this reason, it is essential that the alumni users of the Clemson Alumni Online Community report any abuses or misuse of the Clemson Alumni Online Community to the Clemson Alumni Association. If the Clemson Alumni Association determines that a user's participation in the Clemson Alumni Online Community creates a liability for the Clemson Alumni Association or the University or that the user has violated the policies set forth herein, the Clemson Alumni Association reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to take actions against the user. The Clemson Alumni Association reserves the right to expel a user and deny a user further access to the Clemson Alumni Online Community if such user violates these policies or any applicable laws or regulations.
III. Liability and Indemnity
The reliability of the information available through the Clemson Alumni Online Community is largely dependent upon the actions of community registrants. The Clemson Alumni Association can make no representations about the accuracy, reliability, completeness, or timeliness of this information.
The Clemson Alumni Association does not warrant that the Clemson Alumni Web site will operate error-free or that the site and its server are free of computer viruses or other harmful material. To the fullest extent permitted by the law, the Clemson Alumni Association disclaims all warranties, including the warranties of merchantability, non-infringement, and fitness for particular purpose. In no event shall the Clemson Alumni Association or the University be liable for any damages whatsoever, including, without limitation, incidental, consequential, or punitive damages, resulting from the use of or inability to use information or materials available on the Clemson Alumni Association Web site.
By using the Clemson Alumni Online Community web site, you agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless the Clemson Alumni Association, the University, and their respective agents from and against any and all losses, claims, damages, costs, and expenses that may arise from your use of the Clemson Alumni Web site or your breach of these policies.
Please note that the Clemson Alumni Association may revise these policies and your continued use of the site constitutes your agreement to comply with such modifications. You should review the policies periodically to ensure that you are familiar with them.
Participation in the Clemson Alumni Online Community is a privilege. By clicking on the "Accept" button, you agree to abide by the Clemson Alumni Online Community policies outlined herein. If you cannot accept these policies, please click on the "Do Not Accept" button to indicate that you cannot accept the policies and do not wish to register as a user of the Clemson Alumni Online Community.