Terms of Use

Please read these Terms of Use (“Terms”, “Terms of Use”) carefully before using the veritycollegeeducation.org website (the “Service”) operated by Verity Institute, Inc. (d.b.a. Verity College Education) (“us”, “we”, or “our”).

Your access to and use of the Service is conditioned upon your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. These Terms apply to all visitors, users, and others who wish to access or use the Service.

By accessing or using the Service you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you disagree with any part of the terms then you do not have permission to access the Service.

Communications

By using our service, you agree to subscribe to newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information we may send. However, you may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by following the unsubscribe link or instructions provided in any email we send.

Purchases

If you wish to purchase any product or service made available through the Service (“Purchase”), you may be asked to supply certain information relevant to your Purchase including, without limitation, your credit card number, the expiration date of your credit card, your billing address, and your shipping information.

You represent and warrant that: (i) you have the legal right to use any credit card(s) or other payment method(s) in connection with any Purchase; and that (ii) the information you supply to us is true, correct and complete.

The service may employ the use of third party services for the purpose of facilitating payment and the completion of Purchases. By submitting your information, you grant us the right to provide the information to these third parties subject to our Privacy Policy.

We reserve the right to refuse or cancel your order at any time for reasons including but not limited to: product or service availability, errors in the description or price of the product or service, error in your order or other reasons.

We reserve the right to refuse or cancel your order if fraud or an unauthorized or illegal transaction is suspected.

Late Payments and Refunds (Tuition and Room & Board)

Enrollment fees & campus room and board payments after the due date are subject to a 1.5% late fee, with an additional 1.5% interest accrued monthly.

Refunds are based on the number of days elapsed since the installment due date and the date enrollment and services are terminated, not to exceed the following schedule:

Days Past Due Date

Refund Amount

0-5 Business DaysFull refund  (minus $300 administrative fee)
6-10 Business Days50% refund (minus $300 administrative fee)
11-20 Business Days25% refund (minus $300 administrative fee)
20+ Business DaysNo refund

Except where prohibited by law, per-course fees will be nonrefundable after five business days.

Noteworthy Cancellation Policy

Payment is due on registration. If paid by check, must be postmarked within five business days of registration. A full refund minus a $75 processing fee is available for the first five business days after registration. A 50% refund is available minus the processing fee within 10 business days. No refund will be made past 10 business days.

Availability, Errors and Inaccuracies

We are constantly updating product and service offerings on the Service. We may experience delays in updating information on the Service and in our advertising on other web sites. The information found on the Service may contain errors or inaccuracies and may not be complete or current. Products or services may be mispriced, described inaccurately, or unavailable on the Service and we cannot guarantee the accuracy or completeness of any information found on the Service.

We therefore reserve the right to change or update information and to correct errors, inaccuracies, or omissions at any time without prior notice.

Contests, Sweepstakes and Promotions

Any contests, sweepstakes or other promotions (collectively, “Promotions”) made available through the Service may be governed by rules that are separate from these Terms of Use. If you participate in any Promotions, please review the applicable rules as well as our Privacy Policy. If the rules for a Promotion conflict with these Terms of Use, the Promotion rules will apply.

Copyright Policy

We respect the intellectual property rights of others. It is our policy to respond to any claim that Content posted on the Service infringes on the copyright or other intellectual property rights (“Infringement”) of any person or entity.

If you are a copyright owner, or authorized on behalf of one, and you believe that the copyrighted work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please submit your claim via our contact form and include in your claim a detailed description of the alleged Infringement.

You may be held accountable for damages (including costs and attorneys’ fees) for misrepresentation or bad-faith claims on the infringement of any Content found on and/or through the Service on your copyright.

Links To Other Web Sites

Our Service may contain links to third party web sites or services that are not owned or controlled by Verity College Education.

Verity College Education has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party web sites or services. We do not warrant the offerings of any of these entities/individuals or their websites.

You acknowledge and agree that Verity College Education shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such third party web sites or services.

We strongly advise you to read the terms of use and privacy policies of any third party web sites or services that you visit.

Limitation Of Liability

In no event shall Verity College Education, nor its directors, employees, partners, agents, suppliers, or affiliates, be liable for any indirect, incidental, special, consequential or punitive damages, including without limitation, loss of profits, data, use, goodwill, or other intangible losses, resulting from (i) your access to or use of or inability to access or use the Service; (ii) any conduct or content of any third party on the Service; (iii) any content obtained from the Service; and (iv) unauthorized access, use or alteration of your transmissions or content, whether based on warranty, contract, tort (including negligence) or any other legal theory, whether or not we have been informed of the possibility of such damage, and even if a remedy set forth herein is found to have failed of its essential purpose.

Changes

We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms at any time. If a revision is material we will provide at least 30 days notice prior to any new terms taking effect. What constitutes a material change will be determined at our sole discretion.

By continuing to access or use our Service after any revisions become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised terms. If you do not agree to the new terms, you are no longer authorized to use the Service.

Disclaimer

Verity is not a college and does not grant degrees.

We help students obtain a fully accredited degree from a biblical perspective by working with outside institutions of higher education across America.

The IRS does not recognize Verity as an eligible educational institution for tax purposes, and Verity cannot give out 1098-T statements.

Verity is not responsible or liable for any expenses incurred related to travel to or from Verity’s campus.

Verity is not responsible for lost, stolen, or destroyed checks, money orders, or cashiers checks.

Students may be charged for items shipped to the wrong location due to change in address that is not communicated in a timely manner.

The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by Verity College Education and its associates and while we endeavor to keep the information up to date and accurate, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability, or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.

In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of, or in connection with, the use of this website.

Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under the control of Verity College Education and its associates. We have no control over the nature, content, and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorsement of the views expressed within them.

Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, Verity College Education and its associates takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.

Copyright Notice

This website and its content is copyright of the Verity Institute ©2016. All rights reserved.

Any redistribution or reproduction of part or all of the contents of this website, in any form, is prohibited other than the following:

  • You may print or download to a local hard disk extracts for your personal and non-commercial use only,
  • You may copy the content to individual third parties for their personal use, but only if you acknowledge the website as the source of the material.
  • You may not, except with our express written permission, distribute or commercially exploit the content. Nor may you transmit it or store it in any other website or other form of electronic retrieval system.

Business Email Disclaimer

Any email and any attachments to it generated from this website or any individuals in association with Verity College Education or this website may be confidential and are intended solely for the use of the individual to whom it is addressed. Any views or opinions expressed are solely those of the author and do not necessarily represent those of Verity College Education or its associates.

Any emails generated from this website or any individuals associated with Verity College Education may not be copied or shared with any third parties.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us.

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