Terms of Use and Privacy Policy for HBA Website


Hawaii Baptist Academy (HBA) makes this website available as a public service for your use and enjoyment. By accessing, browsing, or using this website, you: (1) acknowledge that you have read and understood the following terms and conditions of use; and (2) agree to be bound by these terms and conditions of use and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations.

Disclaimer of Warranty
HBA expressly disclaims any and all warranties, guarantees, and representations related to the use of this website, express or implied, including without limitation the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement of proprietary and intellectual property rights. All materials, information, products, and services associated with this website are provided “as is.” HBA does not warrant, guarantee, or represent that this website will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, or free of errors. You are solely responsible for any damage resulting from your use or download of any materials, information, products, software, programs, or services connected with this website, including any loss of data or other damage to your computer system.

Disclaimer of Endorsement
HBA expressly disclaims endorsement of any outside information or websites which are “linked” from or to the HBA website. These links and pointers are provided solely for your information and convenience. You acknowledge that when you leave the HBA website via one of these links or pointers you are subject to the privacy and security policies of the outside website. HBA has no control over these outside websites, and does not endorse either the organizations sponsoring linked websites or the content of their websites.

Limitation of Liability
By using this website you waive your right to bring any claim, complaint, or cause of action against HBA arising from your use of this website. In no event will HBA be liable to any party for damages of any type whatsoever related to or arising from this website or use of this website, including damages that are direct, indirect, incidental, special, exemplary or consequential. To the extent that HBA is prohibited by law from disclaiming all liability, then HBA’s liability shall be the minimum permitted by law.


Privacy Notice
HBA is committed to protecting your privacy and will collect no personal information about you unless you choose to provide that information to us.

Browsing HBA Websites
The contents of HBA websites may be browsed anonymously. HBA websites automatically log visitor information for statistical purposes. This information does not identify you personally. The information gathered helps us to assess the content most interesting to visitor, to increase performance, and to ultimately make the website better.

Information Collected Automatically
The HBA website automatically collects certain information from you, including:

  • The Internet Domain and Internet Protocol (IP) address from which you access our website.
  • The date and time you visit our site.
  • The pages you visit on our site.
  • If you linked to our website from another website, the address of that outside website.
  • If you linked to our website from a search website, the address of the search website and the search term you used.

Information You Provide To Us
We also collect information you provide to us. This information is collected only for official school business, such as for collecting updated alumni information, to respond to your questions, to allow for your comments, or to fulfill course requirements. HBA does not sell, rent or share your personal information with any third parties.

Site Data Security Disclosure
We have appropriate physical, electronic, and operational procedures to protect information we collect from our on-line transactions. Confidential information such as name, address, and credit card account numbers is encrypted using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL).

A cookie is a text file placed on the hard drive of a computer by some web pages or web servers. Visitors can accept or decline cookies through their browser settings. There are two types of cookies: persistent cookies and session cookies. Persistent cookies remain on a computer’s hard drive until the visitor deletes them. Session cookies are deleted automatically when the visitor closes his or her browser. HBA websites do not use persistent cookies. HBA websites may use session cookies to make the site easier to use. HBA does not keep a database of information obtained from these cookies.


Use of the HBA Seal
You may not copy, use, or distribute the HBA seal without permission from HBA. This includes but is not limited to the use of the HBA seal in connection with any commercial activity or in a manner intended to convey the impression that such use is approved, or authorized by the HBA. To request permission to use the seal, please contact the HBA Director of Communications.

Copyright Notice
Unless otherwise indicated, information on the HBA website is copyrighted by HBA and may not be reproduced, published or otherwise used without HBA’s permission.

Changes to this Policy
HBA reserves the right to change or update this policy at any time. You are responsible for regularly checking this policy for any changes before you use the website.

Policy Last Updated: December 17, 2014.