Shopping Cart

Terms of Use

Welcome to the UG Apparel website: www.UGapparel.com (this ‘Website’). Please review the following terms and conditions before using this Website. These terms and conditions, which may be modified from time to time, apply to all visitors to, or users of, this Website.

Your Use Generally

Your use of the Website confirms your acceptance of these terms and conditions and your agreement to be bound by them. If you do not accept these terms and conditions, do not use this Website. In the event of a violation of these terms and conditions, UG Apparel reserves the right to seek all remedies available by law and in equity. We may terminate your access or use of this Website at any time, for any reason or no reason and without prior notice to you. We may at any time and from time to time revise these Terms and Conditions by updating this posting. You should visit this page from time to time to review the then current Terms and Conditions because they are binding on you. Your use of this Website following any such revisions constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by the terms as revised.

Ownership of Content

The design of this Website and all of its materials, including, but not limited to, its software or HTML code, scripts, text, artwork, photographs, images, designs, video, audio, and written and other materials that appear as part of this Website (collectively, “Content” ) are protected by U.S. copyright laws and other U.S. and international laws and treaties. All Content is provided by UG Apparel under a limited license as a service to its current and prospective customers and may be used only for personal (that is, for the purchase of our merchandise) use. This limited license is subject to the following restrictions: (a) you may not copy, reproduce, publish, transmit, distribute, perform, display, post, modify, create derivative works from, sell, license or otherwise exploit this Website, any of the Contents, or any related software; (b) you may not access or use the Website for any competitive or commercial purpose; and (c) you will not permit any copying of our Content. Any unauthorized copying, alteration, distribution, transmission, performance, display, or other use of the Content is prohibited. UG Apparel may revoke this limited license at any time for any or no reason. Any unauthorized use of UG Apparel and Content, such as framing, inline linking or other association with content or information not originating from the UG Apparel Website is not permitted. Linking to any UG Apparel web page also is prohibited. UG Apparel will aggressively enforce its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law.

Trademarks

The indicia featured on this Website are protected trademarks of the respective Colleges or Universities. We do not condone and will not tolerate any unauthorized use of our trademarks, trade names, logos, names used on this site. . The Trademarks are protected by U.S. trademark laws and international laws and treaties. No license for the use of the Trademarks or Trade Dress is granted to you under these terms and conditions or by your use of the Website. Unauthorized use of our Trademarks in any manner is strictly prohibited.

Our Products

All features, specifications, products and prices of products and services described on this Website are subject to change at any time without notice. From time to time there may be information on the Website that contains typographical errors, inaccuracies, or omissions that may relate to product descriptions, pricing, and availability. We make no representation as to the completeness, accuracy, or currency of any information on this Website. We reserve the right to make changes in information about price, description, or availability without notice. We reserve the right, without prior notice, to limit the order quantity on any product and/or refuse service to any customer. We have made every effort to display as accurately as possible the colors of our products that appear on the Website; however, the actual color you will see will depend on your computer, and we cannot guarantee that your computer will accurately display our colors. The inclusion of any products or services on this Website does not imply or warrant that these products or services will be available over the internet or in each of our stores at any particular time.

Comments and other Communications

All comments, feedback, suggestions, ideas, and other communications (collectively, ‘Communications’) submitted or offered to UG Apparel in connection with your use of this Website shall be and remain property of UG Apparel . UG Apparel shall befree to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques contained in any Communication you send to us for any purpose whatsoever including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products using such information. Any personally identifiable information you provide to UG Apparel through the Website shall be subject to the Website’s Privacy Policy.

Your Account

You may choose to register with us through our Website and create an account (the ‘Account’). If you do, you will have access to your Account by providing an email address and password. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your access information and for controlling access to your Account and your computer. You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your Account. We may terminate your Account at any time, for any reason or no reason and without prior notice to you.

Linking

Links may be established from this Website to one or more external web sites or resources operated by third parties (the “Third Party Sites”). In addition, certain Third Party Sites also may provide links to the Website. None of such links should be deemed to imply that UG Apparel endorses the Third Party Sites or any content therein. UG Apparel does not control and is not responsible or liable for any Third Party Sites or any content, advertising, products, or other materials on or available from such Third Party Sites. Access to any Third Party Sites is at your own risk and UG Apparel will have no liability arising out of or related to such web sites and/or their content or for any damages or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with any purchase, use of or reliance on any such content, goods, or services available on or through any such Third Party Site.

Disclaimer

This Website and all Content of the Website are provided to our customers and prospective customers “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE” and without warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THOSE OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE OR NONINFRINGEMENT. You acknowledge, by your use of the Website, that your use is at your sole risk. Some jurisdictions do not allow the disclaimer of implied warranties. In such jurisdictions, the foregoing disclaimer may not apply to you.

Limitation of Liability

IN NO EVENT WILL UG APPAREL BE LIABLE TO ANY PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES FOR USE OF THIS SITE OR ANY OTHER LINKED WEBSITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOST PROFITS OR REVENUES, COSTS OF REPLACEMENT, BUSINESS INTERRUPTIONS, LOSS OF DATA OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM USE OF OR RELIANCE ON THE INFORMATION PRESENT, EVEN IF UG APPAREL IS EXPRESSLY ADVISED ABOUT THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. In some jurisdictions, limitations of liability are not permitted. In such jurisdictions, the foregoing limitations on liability may not apply to you.

Jurisdiction

No implication is made that the materials published on this Web Site are appropriate for use outside of the United States. If you access this Web Site from outside of the United States, you do so on your own initiative and you are responsible for compliance with local laws. UG Apparel controls this Web Site from its offices within the State of West Virginia. The terms andconditions of this Website shall be governed by the laws of the state of West Virginia,without giving effect to its conflict of laws provisions.

Privacy Policies

Thanks for visiting our site! In order to make your visits to UGapparel.com as responsive as possible, we collect information when you visit us. To help ensure an enjoyable online experience for all of our visitors, we provide this summary of what information UGapparel.com (the “Website”) collects online, and how UGapparel.com uses that information. One section of this privacy policy also addresses what happens on UG Apparel pages on social media sites, such as Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube (“Social Media Pages”).

This privacy policy statement applies only to the information collected online by UGapparel.com.

Information Collected Online at UGapparel.com

1. General Browsing

UG Apparel.com gathers navigational information about where visitors go on our Website. This information allows us to see which areas of our Website are most visited and helps us improve the quality of your online experience by recognizing and delivering more of the most desired features and services. Additional non-personally identifiable information (for example, domain type, browser version, and service provider) may be collected which will provide information regarding the general use of our Website.

2. Personally Identifiable Information We Collect

UG Apparel collects personally identifiable information from you only when you voluntarily provide us with this information. You can provide us this personally identifiable information in many instances throughout our Website, including when you interact with the following opportunities: placing an order through the Website; establishing an account; adding information to your account such as by setting up a wish list, creating address book entries, or updating your “Checkout” information; emailing an item, entering a contest or sweepstakes; taking a survey; contacting us with a comment or question; signing up to receive emails about our products and services; requesting to receive investor alerts; or applying for a job online. While not personally identifiable information by itself, UG Apparel also collects and retains information about purchases you make on the Website.

Categories of personally identifiable information collected online include name, address, gender, month and day of birth, email address, telephone number, mobile phone number, payment card information, recipient’s name, address and email address, modeling information (including name, size stats, work information, and contact information), and any other information you choose to provide.

3. Information Collected If You Allow Us to Access Your Facebook Account

Information in your Facebook profile may be accessed and collected by UG Apparel if you chose to allow us to access and collect information from your Facebook account through our Website. While Facebook allows access to more categories of information, UG Apparel may only collect the following data: your name, profile picture, gender, friends, likes, education history, work history, current city, hometown, interests, relationship status, and any other information you have shared with everyone. It is possible that UG Apparel will be able to continue to collect this information from your Facebook account should the information be revised by you later.

This Privacy Policy does not cover the privacy and security practices of Facebook. Please review the Facebook privacy policy and terms if you have any questions about their privacy or security practices.

Pages That UG Apparel Has On Social Media Sites

Personal information may be collected directly by UG Apparel through Social Media Pages and may also be collected by the social media site hosting the UG Apparel Social Media Page.

Personal Information collected directly by UG Apparel: The collection of personal information directly by UG Apparel on its Social Media Pages will include the type of information addressed under “Collection of Personal Information” above. Examples of how personal information may be directly collected on UG Apparel Social Media Pages include providing information through an application or form which has a link to this Privacy Policy. We will use and share the information we collect on our Social Media Pages in the manner specified below in “Using Information We Collect Online” and in “Information We Share With Third Parties.”

Personal Information collected by the social media sites: This Privacy Policy does not cover the privacy and security practices of the social media sites on which UG Apparel has Social Media Pages. Please review privacy policies and terms of service on the social media sites if you have any questions about their privacy or security practices.

The social media sites where UG Apparel has its Social Media Pages may provide aggregate information and analysis to UG Apparel about visitors’ use of our Social Media Pages. This allows us to better understand and analyze our user growth, general demographic information about the users of our Social Media Pages, and interaction with content on our Social Media Pages. Overall, this information may be used to help us understand the types of visitors and users of our Social Media Pages and use of the content.

Using Information We Collect Online

UGapparel.com uses the information collected on its Website to fulfill product orders; to fulfill your requests (such as contact us, email a friend, wish list or a post card); to contact you or the product recipient(s) in the event of order or delivery difficulties; to send communications regarding our products, services and promotions; to respond to your inquiries; to conduct surveys, sweepstakes or contests; to develop our products, services, and Website. UG Apparel uses the information collected on its Social Media Pages to send communications regarding our products, services, and promotions; to respond to your inquiries; to conduct surveys, sweepstakes or contests; and to develop our products and services.

If you no longer wish to receive emails from UGapparel.com, please e-mail us at Nesha@ugapparel.com. Please be aware, however, even if you request to be removed from our email marketing list, you may still receive email confirmations for any orders placed on UGapparel.com.

Information We Share With Third Parties

Please be aware that UGapparel.com may use third parties to assist us with this Website and our e-commerce business. Some examples of the assistance that may be provided by third party service providers are: fulfilling orders, processing payments, providing electronic online investor information, monitoring site activity, providing fraud prevention services, conducting surveys, administering and maintaining employment application information, administering and sending mobile messages, and administering emails. It is possible that some of these service providers will be located outside of the United States.

You should also be aware that we may disclose specific information about you if necessary to do so by law or based on our good faith belief that it is necessary to conform or comply with the law or is necessary to protect the users of our Website, the Website or the public.

If UG Apparel were ever merged with, acquired by or acquires another business entity, some or all of the personal information collected about you could be shared with this entity, as well as retained by UG Apparel. Other than this acquisition or sale, UGapparel.com does not sell or rent your email address to unrelated third parties.

Cookies

1. What Are Cookies and How Do We Use Them?

UG Apparel.com uses a browser feature known as a cookie, which assigns a unique identification to your computer. The cookies are typically stored on your computer’s hard drive. Information collected from cookies is used by UG Apparel.com to evaluate the effectiveness of our Website, analyze trends and administer the Website. The information collected from cookies allows us to determine such things as which parts of our Website are most visited and difficulties our visitors may experience in accessing our Website. With this knowledge, we can improve the quality of your experience on our Website by recognizing and delivering more of the most desired features and information, as well as by resolving access difficulties. In addition, UG Apparel.com uses cookies to help keep track of items you put into your shopping cart and to tell us whether you have visited UG Apparel.com in the past. This allows visitors to the online store to maintain shopping carts between visits.

2. Third Party Cookies.

We use third party service provider(s) to assist us in better understanding the use of our Website. Our service provider(s) will place cookies on your computer and will receive information that we select that will educate us on such things as how visitors navigate around our Website, what features are most used, what products are browsed and aggregate purchasing information. Our service provider(s) analyzes this information and provides us with aggregate reports. The information and analysis provided by our service provider(s) will be used to assist us in better understanding our visitors’ interests in our Website and how to better serve those interests. The information collected by our service provider(s) may be linked to and combined with information that we collect about you while you are visiting our Website.

Updating Personal Information In Your Account

We prefer to keep the personal information of users who have created an online account accurate and up-to-date. To do this, we provide you with the opportunity to update or modify your personal information, including your billing address and preferred shipping information. Just log-on to your account with your email address and password, and you’ll see a menu where you can update your information.

Privacy Of Children On Our Website

UG Apparel.com is not directed at kids under the age of 13, and no one under the age of 13 should provide personal information on this Website.

Links

For your convenience and enjoyment, our Website may contain links to other websites. UG Apparel.com does not evaluate and is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites. We would urge you to review the privacy policies on each link to ensure that you are comfortable with their privacy policies and practices.

Updates to Privacy Policy

As we continue to offer our visitors new and different types of content and services, UGapparel.com may modify our information collection, use, or disclosure practices. Should there be a material change to our information collection, use or disclosure practices, it will be applied only to information collected on a going forward basis, and we will update this privacy policy statement.

Security Statement

UG Apparel limits the number of employees that have access to the databases that contain personal data, and UG Apparel employees are advised of the importance of confidentiality. In addition, it is our policy to never send your payment card number via email.

We designed the UG Apparel.com online store to accept orders only from Web browsers that permit communication through Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. Browsers that do not meet this requirement will be prevented from navigating the online store section of the Website.

Questions/Contact Us

If you have any questions, comments or concerns regarding our privacy practices, please email us at nesha@ugapparel.com or write to us at the following address:

UG Apparel
112 Olde Ash Lane
Charleston, WV 25311

UG on Instagram

The UG Latest

Let's change the way American designers think about size!

Project Runway's Tim Gunn sheds some light on the issue of sizing in America!  "There is no reason larger women can’t look just as fabulous as all other women. The key is the harmonious balance of silhouette, proportion and fit, regardless of size or shape." Well said Tim Gunn! THIS is exactly why we started UG Apparel, and we're one of the first and ONLY collegiate companies to offer plus sizes! ...

Read more →

Nesha Sanghavi, UG's Owner, named WV's Young Entrepreneur of the Year, 2016!

Press Release from The State JournalMay 12, 2016 At 29 years old, Nesha Sanghavi, owner and creator of University Girls, has her products in more than 400 stores in the United States. She recently was chosen as West Virginia Young Entrepreneur of the Year by the U.S. Small Business Administration’s West Virginia District Office. Working from an idea she had in college, which was to create fashionable women’s tops to...

Read more →

UG Apparel Celebrates their Tenth Sourcing Trip to India

UG Apparel, a women’s collegiate clothing brand, celebrates their tenth sourcing trip this month as owner and founder, Nesha Sanghavi, travels to India. Sanghavi was born in the United States, but  her parents are originally from India, immigrating to the U.S. in the 1970s. Sanghavi is active in both of her stateside communities of Chicago, IL and Charleston, WV and pays homage to her roots by remaining active in India...

Read more →

Catch us on Facebook