Terms and Conditions


Thank you for using Clearmaze.net (the “Website”) to access information about transferring credits between educational institutions (the “Services”) and create a user account (an “Account”). By accessing the Website, the Account and the Services, you agree to the following Terms of Use and Privacy Policy with Clearmaze Technologies, Inc., an Illinois corporation (“Clearmaze”). Please read the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy (collectively, the “Terms”) carefully before you start to use the Website. You agree that all information you provide to register an Account with this Website or otherwise, including but not limited to through the use of any interactive features on the Website, is governed by these Terms and you consent to all actions we take with respect to your information. If you do not wish to be bound by these Terms, you must not access or use the Website or Services.

For Students
The Website allows you to use create an Account to use the Services and contact educational institutions. By creating an Account you certify that you are at least 15 years of age, and you agree that all the information you provided to register your Account is true, current and complete. This Website and its Services are not intended for children under the age of 15, and if you are under the age of 15 you must obtain parental consent to use this Website, its Services or to create an Account, in writing, and send such consent to info@clearmaze.net. You are prohibited from creating an account for anyone other than yourself unless you have express authorization to do so on their behalf. By using our Website and Services, you acknowledge and agree to share certain Account information such as name, email address and telephone number with educational institutions and their affiliated third parties for the purpose of gathering information about degrees, programs and other education-related products and services. While we do rely on information submitted by these institutions to be true and correct, we do not take any responsibility for the truth or accuracy of the information submitted by these institutions and we STRONGLY SUGGEST you discuss the information directly with the pertinent educational institution, as well as with your community college and/or university counselor and/or advisor. You should NOT RELY on the information on the Website and you agree not to hold Clearmaze accountable should you experience any harm as a result of your reliance on the information.

For Educational Institutions
Each institution will be asked to provide information, including email address and telephone number, to provide a point of contact and information about administrative staff which will be made available to student Account holders. As the educational institution, you represent that (i) the information you provide shall be true and accurate to the best of your knowledge, (ii) such information shall be used for the Services and shall be updated from time to time by you, and (iii) you are in compliance with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (“FERPA”). Clearmaze shall use its best efforts to notify student Account holders of any changes to the Services information within thirty (30) days from when Clearmaze receives notice, in writing, about such changes. You agree to hold Clearmaze harmless from any liability in the event of any and all actions pertaining to detrimental reliance brought by you or any other claimant.

Availability of Website and Services
Clearmaze reserves the right to withdraw or amend this Website, and any Services or content we provide on the Website, in our sole discretion and without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason all or any part of the Website is unavailable at any time or for any period. From time to time, we may restrict access to some parts of the Website, or the entire Website, to users, including Account holders.

Privacy and Sharing Information
To access the Website or some of the resources it offers, you may be asked to provide certain registration details or other information to create an Account. It is a condition of your use of the Website that all the information you provide on the Website is correct, current, and complete. Your Account may contain personally identifiable information (“PII”) such as your name, age, school you attend, schools you are researching, email address, phone number and self-reported GPA. You acknowledge and agree that your PII may be shared with educational institutions, their affiliated third parties, and relevant governmental bodies with valid warrants. These Terms will be updated and you will be notified at the email address listed on your Account if we make changes to how we share your PII. In the event that we choose to work with non-affiliated third parties, your PII will be anonymized to prevent any potential for discrimination or matching of information with an identifiable person. We may share such anonymized or other non-PII information such as aggregate data that does not include your name or contact information with such third parties. If you choose, or are provided with, a user name, password, or any other piece of information as part of our security procedures, you must treat such information as confidential, and you must not disclose it to any other person or entity. You also acknowledge that your account is personal to you and agree not to provide any other person with access to this Website or portions of it using your user name, password, or other security information. We use a firewall and encrypt your password to protect your Account. You agree to notify us immediately of any unauthorized access to or use of your username or password or any other breach of security. You also agree to ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. You should use particular caution when accessing your account from a public or shared computer so that others are not able to view or record your password or other personal information. Your failure to adequately protect your Account information will not result in liability to Clearmaze. We have the right to disable any username, password, or other identifier, whether chosen by you or provided by us, at any time if, in our opinion, you have violated any provision of these Terms.

Ownership of Website Content and Copyright Notice
Clearmaze, its logos and slogans are trademarks of Clearmaze Technologies, Inc. All right reserved. All other trademarks appearing on the Website and in any Services are the property of their respective owners. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved. Clearmaze or our licensors or partners own the intellectual property rights in the content and materials displayed on the Website (collectively, "Clearmaze Content"). You may use the Website (including such Clearmaze Content) for your own personal, non-commercial use, but you may not use it for commercial purposes. You may not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, translate, sell, create derivative works, exploit, or distribute in any manner or medium (including by email or other electronic means) any material from this Website unless explicitly authorized in these Terms or by the owner of the materials. You may, however, from time to time, download and/or print one copy of individual pages of the Website for your personal, non-commercial use, provided that you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices. If you submit or post any materials or content to this Website, you grant us and our affiliates a royalty free, perpetual, irrevocable, transferrable, assignable, sub-licensable, worldwide license to use such materials and content, including alterations thereof, for our business purposes, in any form, in any media, and via any technology we choose, whether it exists now or is created in the future. You represent that any materials and content posted or otherwise submitted by you to the Website is original to you and that you have the right to grant us these rights.

Electronic Communications
The communications between you and us via this Website use electronic means, whether you visit this Website or send us an email, or whether we post notices on this Website or communicate with you via email. For contractual purposes, you consent to receive communications from us in an electronic form, and you agree that all terms and conditions, agreements, notices, disclosures, and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications would satisfy if it were in writing. The foregoing does not affect your non-waivable rights.

Copyright Infringement Notice
If you believe that your work has been reproduced in connection with the Website in a manner that constitutes copyright infringement, you may submit a notification pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (“DMCA”) by providing our designated agent with the following information in writing: (i) a physical or electronic signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest, (ii) identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, (iii) a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located within the Website, (iv) information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an e-mail address, (v) a signed statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law, and (vi) a signed statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are the copyright owner or you are authorized to act on behalf of the owner.

Notification pursuant to the DMCA should be submitted to:
Clearmaze Technologies, Inc.
2236 Arcadia Court
Aurora IL 60503

Links to Third Party Sites
The Website may contain links to third party websites, advertisements, services, offers, activities or other content (collectively “Third Party Materials”) which are not owned or controlled by Clearmaze. These Third Party Materials are provided for your reference and convenience only, and shall not be construed as our endorsement of, sponsorship of, or affiliation with a linked website. If you arrive at our Website from any Third Party Material or link, please note that such link or solicitation does not imply our relationship with, or endorsement of, the third party material, its website or its content, purpose, policies or practices. You agree to not engage in solicitation activities on our behalf that refer potential customers to us including, but not limited: distributing flyers, coupons and other printed materials, or electronic equivalents, verbal solicitation, initiating phone calls, and sending emails.

Use of Cookies
Cookies are small pieces of data sent from a website and stored in a user’s web browser, including for technical purposes such as web analytics. By using this Website, you acknowledge that we use cookies and consent to our use of cookies. Our web analytics are primarily performed using Google Analytics, a tool provided by Google, Inc. Advertising cookies do not contain personally identifiable information and allow users to remain anonymous. However, they do permit advertisers to make ads more relevant to the user’s interests. Advertising cookies are sometimes referred to as third-party cookies because they track navigation and publish ads on behalf of third parties. For more information about Google Analytics and its uses, check Google’s privacy policy at https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245. Clearmaze’s Website, Services, and any Third Party Materials may use cookies for analytics such as demographic and other anonymous data for web optimization, and “lead auditing” to ensure the accuracy, relevance and validity of submitted information. You can remove cookies through your browser settings at any time, though you may need to do this on a per-use and not one-time basis. You can also generally opt-out of receiving personalized ads from third party advertisers and ad networks who are members of the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) or who follow the Digital Advertising Alliance’s Self-Regulatory Principles for Online Behavioral Advertising by visiting the opt-out pages on the NAI website and DAA website.

FTC Disclosure Policy
The Federal Trade Commission requires us to disclose any relationship we may have with any person or entity that provides something of value in connection with any endorsements made on the Site. No such advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions or other forms of compensation for endorsements are made to us in connection with the Website. We are not compensated to provide an opinion or an endorsement on products, services, websites and various other topics. The views and opinions expressed on the Website are purely our views and opinions or those of the users of the Website who maintain an Account. If we claim or appear to be an expert on a certain topic or product or service area, we will only endorse such products or services that we believe, based on our expertise, are worthy of such endorsement, and we shall not be compensated for such endorsement.

Choice of Law
These Terms shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Illinois, without regard to its conflict of laws rules. No waiver by either party of any breach or default hereunder shall be deemed to be a waiver of any preceding or subsequent breach or default.

Disclaimer of Warranties
THIS WEBSITE AND THE CLEARMAZE CONTENT AND SERVICES ARE PROVIDED FOR INFORMATIONAL AND PROMOTIONAL PURPOSES. WE PROVIDE THIS SITE ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED (INCLUDING WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT). THIS MEANS THAT WE MAKE NO PROMISES THAT: • THE WEBSITE WILL BE AVAILABLE AT ANY PARTICULAR TIME, • THE WEBSITE WILL MEET ANY PARTICULAR REQUIREMENTS OR PROVIDE ANY PARTICULAR RESULTS, • THE INFORMATION ON THE WEBSITE WILL BE ACCURATE OR UP-TO-DATE, • THE WEBSITE OR THE INFORMATION TRANSMITTED TO OR FROM IT OR STORED ON IT WILL BE SECURE FROM UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS, • INFORMATION AND MATERIALS THAT YOU STORE IN YOUR ACCOUNT OR ON THIS WEBSITE WILL REMAIN RETREIVABLE AND UNCORRUPTED (UNLESS WE PROMISE THIS IN A SEPARATE AGREEMENT WITH YOU), OR • THE WEBSITE WILL BE UNITERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE OR WILL BE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS, OR THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED. YOU AGREE THAT USE OF THIS WEBSITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. ALTHOUGH WE TRY TO ENSURE THAT THE INFORMATION POSTED ON THIS WEBSITE IS ACCURATE AND UP-TO-DATE, WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO CHANGE OR MAKE CORRECTIONS TO ANY OF THE INFORMATION AT ANY TIME. WE CANNOT, AND DO NOT, GUARANTEE THE CORRECTNESS, TIMELINESS, PRECISION, THOROUGHNESS OR COMPLETENESS OF ANY OF THE INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON THIS WEBSITE, NOR WILL WE BE LIABLE FOR ANY INACCURACY OR OMISSION CONCERNING ANY OF THE INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THIS WEBSITE. NO ADVICE, RESULTS OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM US OR THROUGH THE WEBSITE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY MADE HEREIN. WE HEREBY DISCLAIM, AND YOU HEREBY WAIVE, ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES AND REPRESENTATIONS MADE IN PRODUCT OR SERVICES LITERATURE, FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS DOCUMENTS, SUPPORT DOCUMENTATION, BY OUR CUSTOMER SERVICE AND SUPPORT AGENTS, AND OTHERWISE ON THE WEBSITE OR IN CORRESPONDENCE WITH US OR OUR AGENTS. WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY CONTENT OR MATERIALS POSTED TO OUR WEBSITE BY USERS, NOR FOR DISPUTES BETWEEN USERS, OR BETWEEN USERS AND THIRD PARTIES. THESE DISCLAIMERS APPLY TO US AND OUR AFFILIATED AND RELATED COMPANIES AS WELL AS THIRD PARTIES THAT ARE INVOLVED IN THE CREATION, PRODUCTION OR DISTRIBUTION OF THE WEBSITE, AND ANY OF THEIR EMPLOYEES AND AGENTS.

Limitation of Liability
IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH THIS WEBSITE, OR ANY MATERIALS OR SERVICES ON THIS WEBSITE, OR WITH ANY OF THE WEBSITE'S TERMS, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THE WEBSITE. IN NO EVENT WILL WE OR ANY OF OUR AFFILIATES, OR ANY OF OUR OR THEIR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS OR CONTENT OR SERVICE PROVIDERS, BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES) ARISING FROM, OR DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY RELATED TO, THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THIS WEBSITE (OR THE CONTENT, MATERIALS AND FUNCTIONS PROVIDED AS PART OF THIS WEBSITE), WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, OR STRICT LIABILITY, EVEN IF WE KNEW, SHOULD HAVE KNOWN OR HAD BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. NOTWITHSTANDING AND WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, YOU AGREE THAT OUR LIABILITY AND THE LIABILITY OF OUR AFFILIATES, AND OF ANY OF OUR OR THEIR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS OR CONTENT OR SERVICE PROVIDERS, IF ANY, ARISING OUT OF ANY KIND OF LEGAL CLAIM IN ANY WAY RELATING TO THE USE OF THIS SITE, WILL NOT EXCEED $500. BECAUSE SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN CATEGORIES OF DAMAGES, THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH STATES, OUR LIABILITY AND THE LIABILITY OF OUR AFFILIATES, AND OUR AND THEIR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS OR CONTENT OR SERVICE PROVIDERS, IS LIMITED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY SUCH STATE LAW.

Entire Agreement
These Terms, together with any additional terms and conditions that are referenced herein or otherwise may apply to specific areas of this Website, constitute the entire agreement between us and you with respect to this Website, the Services and the Account. This agreement is personal to you and you may not assign it to anyone. If any provision of these Terms is found to be unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision will be deemed severable from these Terms and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. These Terms are not intended to benefit any third party, and do not create any third party beneficiaries. Accordingly, these Terms may only be invoked or enforced by you or us. YOU AGREE THAT REGARDLESS OF ANY STATUTE OR LAW TO THE CONTRARY, ANY CLAIM OR CAUSE OF ACTION THAT YOU MAY HAVE ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO USE OF THIS WEBSITE, OR THESE TERMS, MUST BE FILED BY YOU WITHIN ONE YEAR AFTER SUCH CLAIM OR CAUSE OF ACTION ACCRUED OR BE PERMANENTLY BARRED.

Questions about these Terms can be sent to: info@clearmaze.net