MySSU Intranet Disclaimer/Privacy

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This Web site is protected by the U.S. and foreign copyright laws. Except for informational, personal, non-commercial use as authorized below, you may not modify, reproduce, or distribute the design or layout of this Web site, or individual sections of the design or layout of the Web site or Shawnee State University logos, or any content or other materials on this Web site, without prior written permission from Shawnee State University, unless otherwise indicated below.

This site and all of its contents are property of Shawnee State University. Any information or content placed on the site becomes the property of Shawnee State University. All rights are reserved and content may not be reproduced, downloaded, disseminated, or transferred in any form or by any means, except with the prior written permission of Shawnee State University or as indicated below. Users may download pages or other content for their own personal use on a single computer, but no part of such content may be otherwise or subsequently reproduced, downloaded, disseminated, or transferred, in any form or by any means, except with the prior written agreement of, and with express attribution to Shawnee State University. Copyright owners claiming postings on any servers owned by Shawnee State University infringes on their copyright interest should contact the Director of University Information Systems by e-mail, in writing to University Information Systems Director, Shawnee State University, 940 Second Street, Portsmouth, OH 45662, USA. or by calling (740)351-3468. All notices of infringement must comply with 17 USC ß 512 (c)(3).

Secure Site Areas

In order to facilitate site functionality for our students and faculty, Shawnee State University deploys certain security measures to ensure that confidential or proprietary information is not compromised. Information submitted in these site areas will never be shared or sold for purposes inconsistent with the Universityís mission. In addition, we will never share or sell personal information including your e-mail address, for any reason, except as required by law.


Shawnee State University does not endorse or recommend any commercial products, processes or services. The views and opinions of authors expressed on SSUís internal Web site ( do not necessarily state or reflect those of the University, and they may not be used for advertising or product endorsement purposes.
Shawnee State University assumes no responsibility for consequences resulting from use of the information contained herein or obtained at linked sites expressly disclaims all liability for damages arising out of use, reference to, reliance on, or performance of such information.
Shawnee State University specifically disclaims any liability, whether based in contract, tort, strict liability or otherwise, for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential or special damages arising out of in any way connected with access to or use of this Web site or any content, information, materials or services herein.


At certain places in the MySSU site, links to other Web sites can be accessed. These sites contain information created, published, and maintained by organizations independent of Shawnee State University. Unless specified by the University, SSU does not endorse, approve, certify, or control these external sites, nor any commercial product or service referenced therein, and does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, efficacy, or timeliness of information located therein. No warranty of any kind--implied, expressed or statutory, including but not limited to the warranties of non-infringement of third party rights, title, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and freedom from computer virus--is given with respect to the contents of this website or its hyperlinks to other Internet resources.

Discussion Forums, Chat and Groups

Discussion forums, chat and groups provide an opportunity to exchange ideas, share experiences, and discuss issues. Shawnee State University prohibits the posting of any material which infringes the copyrights or other proprietary rights of another, or which is obscene, libelous, threatening or a violation of law or University policies. While SSU retains the right to revoke group or user privileges that do not meet with the purposes stated above, SSU cannot, and does not, review each message to determine its accuracy or truthfulness, or to determine if the content of any message contains any prohibited material. Consequently, any reader who is offended by any message, or who finds that any message violates the guidelines set forth above, should report the message to the Division of Student Affairs.


The Internet is a public medium and electronic mail communication between user and Shawnee State University via this Site is subject to the risk of being viewed by other parties. Accordingly, all users acknowledge that any transmissions of confidential or proprietary information to Shawnee State University via electronic mail are at userís own risk.

Entire Agreement

By viewing, visiting or otherwise using this site, users agree to all of the terms and conditions set forth in this disclaimer. This disclaimer constitutes the entire agreement between user and Shawnee State University with respect to the use of this site and content.

Notwithstanding the foregoing, Shawnee State University reserves the right to modify the site and/or the disclaimer at any time and users are deemed to be apprised of and bound by any such modifications. If any provision of this disclaimer shall be held to be invalid, illegal, or unenforceable for any reason, the validity, legality and enforceability of the remaining provisions shall not in any way be affected or impaired thereby.