Strada collaborates with students, policymakers, educators, and employers across the U.S. to strengthen the link between education and opportunity.
We prioritize policies, practices, and programs that help ensure postsecondary education provides equitable pathways to opportunity.
We advance our mission through research, grantmaking, social impact investments, public policy solutions, Strada-supported nonprofit organizations, and strategic initiatives.
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Pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, you agree to report any claims of copyright infringement on or through the site to us at: Strada Education Foundation, Inc. Attn: Director, Marketing, 10 West Market Street, Suite 1100, Indianapolis, IN 46204.
You may use the site only for lawful purposes and in accordance with these Terms. You agree not to use the site:
You agree that we may remove any user-created content that we deem inappropriate. You hereby grant to us a worldwide, non-exclusive and transferable license to use, copy, prepare derivative works of or display any user-created content in connection with the site or our business.
You may link to our homepage, provided you do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it, but you must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part without our express written consent.
This site may provide certain social media features that enable you to:
You may use these features solely as they are provided by us, solely with respect to the content they are displayed with, and otherwise in accordance with any additional terms and conditions we provide with respect to such features. Subject to the foregoing, you must not:
You agree to cooperate with us in causing any unauthorized framing or linking immediately to stop. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.
We may disable all or any social media features and any links at any time without notice in our discretion.
On this site you will find numerous links that will transfer you to the site of an organization that can provide you with value-added information and/or functionality. By linking to these sites, the Companies do not represent or imply that there is any business relationship between us and these organizations. The Companies are not responsible for the content and performance of these sites or for your transactions with them. Furthermore, we strive to keep these links as current and accurate as possible, but we cannot guarantee, and we expressly do not warrant, that they point to the intended third-party site. Links to and from this site do not constitute an endorsement by the Companies.
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You will reimburse us for all losses, damages, costs and expenses (including court costs and reasonable legal fees) caused by the negligence or willful misconduct of you or your employees, contractors or agents including, but not limited to, failure to maintain confidentiality of personal information, the sending of any personal information over the Internet without encryption or without other appropriate security protections, or breach of any agreement, representation, warranty or covenant herein. YOU WILL BE LIABLE AND YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS STRADA AND ITS CURRENT AND FORMER AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, MEMBERS, TRUSTEES, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES, SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS (THE “INDEMNITEES”) FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL CLAIMS OF LIABILITY, OBLIGATION, LOSS, DAMAGE, DEMAND, COST, EXPENSE, OR DISBURSEMENT (INCLUDING COURT COSTS AND REASONABLE LEGAL FEES) OF THE INDEMNITEES, ARISING OUT OF OR RESULTING FROM ANY ACT OR OMISSION RELATED TO YOUR USE OF THE SITE.
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These Terms shall be governed in all respects by the substantive laws of the State of Indiana, without regard to its provisions relating to conflict of laws, and you agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the state and federal courts within Marion County, Indiana. Our failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of the Terms is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, unlawful, or unenforceable, the parties nevertheless agree that the court should endeavor to give effect to the parties’ intentions as reflected in the provision, and the other provisions of the Terms remain in full force and effect. You agree that, regardless of any statute, regulation, or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of the site or the Terms must be filed by you within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred. In no event shall we be liable for damages or loss caused by third parties not under our control or by other causes beyond our reasonable control, including, but not limited to, damages or loss caused by third party telecommunications service providers. You agree that these Terms comprise the entire agreement between you and us and supersede all prior agreements between the parties regarding the subject matter contained herein.
Effective as of October 1, 2021.