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Terms & Conditions

1. Use of Website on these Conditions

All use of the website (‘the Site') is governed by the terms and conditions below.

If you do not agree to these conditions cease use of the Site immediately.

You may print and keep a copy of these terms. They are a legal agreement between us and can only be modified with our consent. We reserve the right to change the terms at our discretion by changing them on the Site.

2. Accuracy of Information

The University of Hull (‘we') do our best to ensure all information on the Site is accurate.

If you find any inaccurate information on the Site let us know in accordance with the notice provisions below and where we agree, we will correct it, as soon as practicable.

You should ensure information you send to us is accurate and does not breach anyone else's rights such as copyright or is libellous, obscene, menacing, threatening, offensive, abusive, fraudulent, criminal or infringes the rights of other people or in is in any way illegal. Remember that the Site can be viewed around the world and any information you send to us may be published on the Site.

You should independently verify any information before relying upon it.

We make no representations that information is accurate and up to date or complete and accept no liability for any loss or damage caused by inaccurate information. This Site gives a large amount of data and there will inevitably be errors in it.

Although we hope this Site will be of interest to users, we accept no liability and offer no warranties in relation to it and its content, to the fullest extent such liability can be excluded by law.

3. Copyright on the Site

Unless otherwise indicated the Site contains copyright material, trade names and other proprietary information, including, but not limited to, text, software, photos, graphics and may in future include video, graphics, music and sound. The entire contents of the Site are protected by copyright law. We, or our licensors, own copyright and/or database right in the selection, co-ordination, arrangement and enhancement of such content, as well as in the content original to it. You may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit, any of the content, in whole or in part except as provided in these Terms.

You may download information from the Site for your own personal use only. Except as otherwise expressly permitted under copyright law, no copying, redistribution, retransmission, publication or commercial exploitation of downloaded material will be permitted without our express permission and that of the copyright owner. In the event of any permitted copying, redistribution or publication of copyright material, no changes in or deletion of author attribution, trademark legend or copyright notice shall be made. You acknowledge that you do not acquire any ownership rights by downloading copyright material.

You may not use any trademarks, names or logos which are owned or licensed for use by the University of Hull without our express written consent.

We may at times provide hypertext links to other sites which are operated by other people. Using such a link means you are leaving our Site and we take no responsibility for, and give no warranties, guarantees or representations in respect of linked sites.

4. Our Liability

We provide most information on this Site free of any access charge. Where not charged for the information provided on the Site is provided on the basis of no liability for the information given. Where we provide a chargeable service to you we accept liability for direct loss arising from our not having used reasonable skill and care in the provision of such services up to the price you have paid us in any year, in the year of claim.

In no event shall we be liable to you for, in the case of non-chargeable services any direct, and for both chargeable and non-chargeable services any indirect or consequential loss, loss of profit, revenue or good will arising from your use of the Site or information on the Site. Subject as provided below, all terms implied by law are excluded.

We disclaim all liability, as permitted by law, for any claims or damages which may result from any comments or reviews posted on the Site. We accept no responsibility or liability for information posted on the Site and any opinions and views posted as comments or reviews do not necessarily reflect the policies of the University of Hull.

We accept liability for death or personal injury caused by negligence or responsibility for fraudulent misrepresentation that cannot, under English law, be excluded.

The information on the Site is not intended to address your particular requirements. Such information does not constitute any form of advice or recommendation by us and is not intended to be relied upon by you in making (or refraining from making) any specific investment, or other, decisions. You should take your own advice.

If you make an arrangement with anyone named or connection with the Site this is at your sole risk.


Where the information on the Site consists of pricing or performance data, the data has been obtained from reports, periodicals, and similar sources which we believe to be reliable. However we do not guarantee data computations.

5. Inappropriate Use

We ask that anyone posting any comments or reviews on this Site are respectful in your comments. We reserve the right to remove anything we deem:

  • Abusive or personal attacks
  • Material that is unlawful, obscene, defamatory, threatening, harassing, abusive, slanderous, hateful or embarrassing to any other entity or individual
  • Third party advertising
  • Chain letters or ‘spam’
  • Violates some else’s rights or otherwise violates the law
  • Risks the integrity or security of the Site or its content
  • Or otherwise breaches these terms and conditions

We also reserve the right to bar users from the Site, on a permanent or temporary basis at our discretion. Any such user shall be notified and must not then attempt to use the Site under any other name or through any other user.

6. Disclaimer

The views and opinions expressed on this Site and any social media sites linked to this Site do not necessarily represent those of the University of Hull. Therefore, we cannot be held responsible for the accuracy or reliability of information posted by external parties.

This Site is not a monitored Site and therefore we may not be aware of comments or reviews which have been posted which are in any way offensive or in breach of these terms and conditions. If you become aware of any comments or reviews which are posted to this Site which breach these terms and conditions please contact us in accordance with the notice provisions below and where we are in agreement that a comment or review is in breach we shall take such action as we deem appropriate in accordance with these terms and conditions.

Anyone posting comments or reviews on the Site or linked social media sites are advised for their own safety, never to include their phone number, email, address or other personal or sensitive information in a post.

7. Legal Jurisdiction and Dispute Resolution

English law shall apply to these terms, notwithstanding the jurisdiction where you are based. You irrevocably agree that the courts of England shall have exclusive jurisdiction to settle any dispute which may arise out of, under, or in connection with these Terms and for those purposes irrevocably submit all disputes to the jurisdiction of the English courts. The place of performance shall be England.

We make no warranty or guarantee that the Site or information available over it complies with laws other than those of England.

8. Notices

Where you consider wish to notify us of an issue with the Site in accordance with these terms and conditions please send any such notices by email to:

9. General

Any formal legal notices or correspondence should be sent to us at the address at the end of these terms and conditions.

Failure by us to enforce a right does not result in waiver of such right.

You may not assign or transfer your rights under these terms and conditions.

Nothing in these terms and conditions is intended to, nor shall it, confer any benefit on a third party whether under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999 or otherwise.

We reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions at any time by posting a variation on the Site.

10. Further Information

Further information on these terms and conditions or any queries on them can be obtained from:

The Legal Officer,
The University of Hull,
Cottingham Road,

Telephone: (+44) (0)1482 465831
Facsimile: (+44) (0)1482 465997