Terms - conditions - privacy - Personal information

Terms and Conditions

Welcome to our website. If you continue to browse and use this website you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our privacy policy govern The Center for Growth and Opportunity at Utah state University's relationship with you in relation to this website.

The term 'The Center for Growth and Opportunity at Utah state University' or 'us' or 'we' refers to the owner of the website. The term 'you' refers to the user or viewer of our website.

The use of this website is subject to the following terms of use:

The content of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.

Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law. Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements. This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.

All trade marks reproduced in this website which are not the property of, or licensed to, the operator are acknowledged on the website. From time to time this website may also include links to other websites. These links are provided for your convenience to provide further information. They do not signify that we endorse the website(s). We have no responsibility for the content of the linked website(s).

Copyright Policy

This website and its content is copyright of The Center for Growth and Opportunity at Utah State University - © The Center for Growth and Opportunity at Utah State University 2017. All rights reserved.

All text, images, logos and information contained on official The Center for Growth and Opportunity at Utah State University Web sites are intellectual property unless otherwise registered and are protected under the U.S. Copyright Act., which gives the owner exclusive right to reproduce, distribute, perform, display, or license a given work.


The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by The Center for Growth and Opportunity at Utah State University and while we endeavour to keep the information up to date and correct, 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 The Center for Growth and Opportunity at Utah State University. 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 endorse the views expressed within them.

Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, The Center for Growth and Opportunity at Utah State University takes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for, the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.

Additionally, the views and opinions expressed on individual or personal Web sites are strictly those of the authors, and may not represent the official views or opinions of The Center for Growth and Opportunity at Utah State University.

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how The Center for Growth and Opportunity at Utah State University uses and protects any information that you give The Center for Growth and Opportunity at Utah State University when you use this website.

Individuals' privacy is important to The Center for Growth and Opportunity at Utah State University. The Center for Grwoth and Opportunity at Utah State University does not collect personal information about you when you visit any of our Web sites unless you choose to submit your information to us. To better protect your privacy, we provide this notice explaining our online information policy and practices.

Non-personal information collected: This information is general, and we encourage you to read page-specific notices to ensure that you understand the applicable privacy policies and practices.

When you visit any of our Web sites, our server may automatically collect the following non-personal information:

  • Internet domain from which you access our site
  • Machine IP address from which you access our site
  • Your operating system
  • Your browser type and version
  • Your monitor's screen size and color depth
  • The Uniform Resource Locator (URL) of the Web site from which you came and the URL you visit next
  • This process does not identify your e-mail address or other personal information.

    The general information described above may be aggregated with the general information of all site visitors to identify trends in how our sites are used. This is done to improve the content and structure of our Web sites. In addition, we may share aggregated general information about our site with partners or the general public. For example, we may share information regarding the daily number of unique visitors to our site with potential partners or others. Aggregate data does not contain any information that could be used to contact or identify you.

    The Center for Growth and Opportunity at Utah State University Websites may use Google Analytics, a service provided by Google, Inc. Google Analytics places a cookie on your computer or a code embedded in the mobile application to analyze how you use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the Web site or mobile application is transmitted to and stored by Google on its servers. Google uses this information to compile reports on Web site activity, and then the Web site and application owners use that information to improve Web sites and mobile applications. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google does not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.

    Personal Information

    If you choose to share personal information with us, we will use the information for the purposed authorized only. Your personally identifying information will not be used in ways unrelated to the ones described without a clear notice on the particular site and without also providing you an opportunity to opt-out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses. It will not be shared with other third parties without your consent, except for the following limited purposes:

  • We are compelled to do so by law or by an order of a court or governmental authority.
  • In order to cooperate with law enforcement authorities or governmental regulatory bodies.
  • As necessary to complete a transaction for you.
  • As we deem necessary to protect the rights, safety, or property of The Center for Growth and Opportunity at Utah State University.
  • If we are required to disclose information by law, we will make every effort to notify any affected parties in advance.

    We reserve the right to change, modify, add or remove portions of our privacy statements at any time. Any such amendments will be noted on this page, so please visit periodically to view current statements.


    We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

    Changes to Policy

    We may update this Privacy Policy as necessary to reflect changes we make and/or to satisfy legal requirements. We will post prominent notice of material changes on our website. We will provide other notice of important changes at least 30 days before the effective date.