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Online registration is provided free of charge to you by Pacific Northwest College of Art (“PNCA”) under these Terms of Service. In order to access the online registration system, you must sign in as a guest or as a member. By signing in and selecting the “log in” option, you indicate your agreement to be bound by the Terms of Service. Please check the Terms of Service periodically to determine whether a change has been made. At anytime, if you do not agree with the Terms of Service, please arrange to terminate your registration by: (1) notifying PNCA of your unwillingness to accept the changes to the Terms of Service; and (2) discontinuing your use of the online registration system. Your continued use of the online registration system will signify your acceptance of the change in the Terms of Service. From time to time PNCA may supplement these Terms of Service with additional terms pertaining to specific content or events. You understand and agree that such additional terms are hereby incorporated by reference into these Terms of Service.
In order to register with the online registration system, you must provide PNCA with the following information: your email address and set a password. To register for a class you must provide your address, telephone number and date of birth. These will be available to PNCA for official use.
PNCA reserves the right to disclose your username, email and any personal information associated with your username and email to the extent necessary to: provide technical service, comply with applicable laws and police investigations, and in legal proceedings where such information is relevant.
You are responsible for the content and consequences of your message(s).
You agree that you will use the online registration system consistent with PNCA’s conduct outlined in the student handbook.
You agree not to use another subscriber’s information, personal or otherwise, for commercial or financial purposes.
You agree not to use the online registration system for commercial purposes, unless prior written consent by PNCA is obtained.
You agree not to use the online registration system for chain letters, junk mail, “spamming,” commercial or non-commercial solicitation, or bulk communications of any kind.
You agree not to use the online registration system to send or post any message or material that is: unlawful or encourages unlawful conduct, harassing, libelous, defamatory, abusive, threatening, harmful, vulgar, obscene, profane, sexually oriented, racially offensive, inaccurate, or otherwise objectionable.
You agree not to impersonate any other person or entity, whether actual or fictitious.
You acknowledge that PNCA permits access to content protected by copyright, trademark, and other intellectual proprietary rights (“Rights”). These Rights are valid and protected in all technologies existing now and that are developed in the future. Except as otherwise explicitly provided, the Terms of Service and applicable Rights govern your use of such content. You agree not to reproduce, retransmit, distribute, publish, commercially exploit, post to the online registration system, or otherwise transfer any material subject to any Rights. The burden rests with you to determine that Rights do not protect the information, software, images, or content on the online registration system.
You acknowledge that the online registration system may acquire Rights to use any materials posted by you and you agree that you will not acquire any of those rights by downloading such materials. By submitting content, including your member name, to a “public area,” you grant PNCA and its affiliates a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right (including any moral rights) and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, communicate to the public, perform and display the content worldwide and/or to incorporate it in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed, for the full term of any Rights that may exist in such content. You also warrant that the holder of any Rights, including moral rights, in such content has completely and effectively waived all such rights and validity and irrevocably granted to you the right to grant the license stated above. You also agree to permit any subscriber to access, display, view, store and reproduce such content for personal use.
You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your information and password. You agree that you are responsible for all uses of your registration, regardless of whether the use is authorized by you. You agree to notify PNCA of any unauthorized use of your registration and password.
You agree that use of the online registration system is at your sole risk. The online registration system is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. PNCA expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind, express or implied, including, but not limited to, a warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement.
PNCA makes no warranty that the online registration system will meet your requirements, or that the online registration system will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error free. PNCA makes no warranty as to the results that may be obtained from the use of the online registration system. You agree that PNCA shall not be liable for any direct consequential or incidental damage, whether foreseeable or not, which may result from the unavailability of the online registration system.
You agree that any material obtained through the online registration system by download or otherwise is at your own discretion and risk and that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of such material.
You acknowledge that PNCA does not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of any information or idea provided in connection with the online registration system. You agree to participate in the online registration system at your own risk. PNCA is not responsible for errors, omissions, or results obtained from the use of such information. The information is provided with the understanding that PNCA and its members, while such members are participating in the online registration system, are not engaged in rendering legal, medical, counseling, or other professional services or advice.
PNCA shall not be responsible for any loss or damage caused, or allegedly caused, directly or indirectly, by the information or ideas contained, suggested, or references in the online registration system. PNCA encourages you to seek appropriate professional advice or care for any situation or problem that you may have.
You agree that PNCA is not responsible for the content of the Internet or the worldwide web pages that are contained outside PNCA’s site. As a convenience to members of the online registration system, PNCA may provide links to resources that are beyond PNCA’s control. PNCA makes no representations as to the quality, suitability, functionality or legality of any sites to which it may have provided links. You hereby waive any claim that you may have with respect to such sites.
PNCA shall not be liable for any damages whatsoever from the use or the inability to use the online registration system, even if PNCA has notice of the possibility of such damages. This includes, but is not limited to, any cost of procurement of substitute goods and services.
PNCA shall not be liable for damages whatsoever resulting from unauthorized access to or alteration of your transmission, even if PNCA has notice of the possibility of such damages.
PNCA shall not be liable for the deletion or failure to store e-mail messages.
PNCA shall not be liable for any breach in the Terms of Service.
You agree to indemnify and hold PNCA, their parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers and employees harmless from any claim or demand made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of the online registration system.
The Terms of Service shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Oregon, without giving effect to its conflict of laws provision.
In the event that any provision of the Terms of Service conflicts with Oregon law or that any provision is held invalid by a court with jurisdiction over the parties, such provision shall be restated to reflect the original intent of the parties. The remainder of the Terms of Service will remain in full force and effect.
In the event that University determines, at its sole discretion, that you breached any portion of these Terms of Service, or otherwise demonstrated conduct inappropriate for the community of the online registration system, PNCA reserves the right to: (1) warn you via e-mail that you have violated the Terms of Service; (2) delete any content provided by you or your agent(s) to the online registration system; (3) terminate or suspend your registration with or ability to access the online registration system; (4) terminate or suspend any service provided by PNCA, including any e-mail account; (5) fully cooperate with the proper law enforcement authorities for further action; and (6) take any other action that PNCA deems appropriate.
The failure of either party to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of the terms of Service or to exercise any right under the Terms of Service shall not be construed as a waiver or relinquishment of the party’s right to assert or rely upon any such provision.
PNCA may assign its rights and obligations under these Terms of Service. Upon such assignment PNCA shall be relieved of any further obligation hereunder.
These Terms of Service and any additional terms constitute the entire understanding between the parties.
We do not sell, share, rent or trade your electronically provided personal information to others. We understand your concerns about online security and privacy. Our goal is to ensure that your personal and payment information remains secure and your privacy is protected.
PNCA does not share personally identifiable information received through this website with outside organizations. Release of student records is restricted by the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974, as amended.
All PNCA and class content included on this site, such as text, syllabi, graphics, logos, images, audio clips and digital downloads is the property of PNCA or its individual employees and protected by United States and international copyright laws.
Early registration is advised to insure admittance into the class of your choice. If you wish to modify your registration (i.e. add/drop), please call the Registration office at 503-821-8903.
Decisions to cancel courses will usually be made at least three working days before the start of classes. Students are encouraged to register at least one week before classes begin.
Adult and Youth Refunds
Classes four or more weeks: After registering but before class begins= 95% refund. Dropping after class begins but prior to the second class = 80% refund. No refunds after the second class.
Classes three or fewer weeks: After registering but before class begins= 95% refund. Dropping in the last week prior to the first class = 80% refund. No refund is available after class begins.
Precollege Refund: Students must request an 80% refund no later than a week before the start of the Studio course for which they wish to drop. Initiating a refund/drop forfeits any right to credits or hours earned up to that point.
If minimum enrollment is not met, a class will be canceled. Students will be notified in advance, and a full refund will be issued. It is the student's responsibility to keep all contact information up-to-date with the college. The college assumes no responsibility for expenses incurred by a student expecting enrollment in a class other than for tuition and institutional fees. Processing of Refunds: Please allow up to three weeks processing time for refunds. Refunds will only be issued in the form which payment was originally received. Cash transactions will be refunded by check. Please verify your mailing address with the Registration Office at the time the course is dropped. Refunds may be delayed without this verification.