Bovay's Online Mercantile


Terms & Conditions

Agreement Between User and

At Ripon College, we collect and manage user data according to the following privacy policy (listed on this site) and for these purposes only. This document is part of Ripon College's Terms of Service, and by using this site, you agree to the terms of this privacy policy and these terms and conditions.

Electronic Communications

Visiting constitutes electronic communications. You consent to receive electronic communications and you agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically, via email and on the Site, satisfy any legal requirement of such communications.

No Unlawful or Prohibited Use/Intellectual Property

You are granted license to access and use strictly in accordance with these terms of use. As a condition of your use of the site, you warrant to Ripon College that you will not use the site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms. You may not use the site in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden, or impair the Site or interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of the site. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided for through the site.

All content included as part of the Service, such as text, graphics, logos, images, as well as the compilation thereof, and any software used on the Site, is the property of Ripon College or its suppliers and protected by copyright and other laws that protect intellectual property and proprietary rights. You agree to observe and abide by all copyright and other proprietary notices, legends or other restrictions contained in any such content and will not make any changes thereto.

You will not modify, publish, transmit, reverse engineer, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit any of the content, in whole or in part, found on the site. Ripon College content is not for resale. Your use of the Site does not entitle you to make any unauthorized use of any protected content, and in particular you will not delete or alter any proprietary rights or attribution notices in any content. You will use protected content solely for your personal use, and will make no other use of the content without the express written permission of Ripon College and the copyright owner. You agree that you do not acquire any ownership rights in any protected content. We do not grant you any licenses, express or implied, to the intellectual property of Ripon College or our licensors except as expressly authorized by these Terms.


You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Ripon College, its officers, directors, employees, agents and third parties, for any losses, costs, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable attorneys' fees) relating to or arising out of your use of or inability to use the site or services, any violation of terms of this agreement or violation of any applicable laws, rules or regulations. 

Liability Disclaimer

The information, software, products and services included in or available through the site may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically added to the information herein. Ripon College may make improvements and/or changes in the site at any time. Ripon College assumes no liability for any circumstances arising from use of this site. If you are dissatisfied with any portion of the site, or with any of these terms of use, it is your responsibility as a user to discontinue using the site. 

Product Availability

Ripon College maintains this site independently and fulfills orders from on hand stock in our brick and mortar location. We will make every effort to fulfill orders accurately and within the listed shipping/processing time estimates. In the rare event a sale is completed online for a product that is out of stock, we assume no liability. We will order the product immediately upon realization of an order falling into this category. We make no guarantees pertaining to the stock and processing/shipping timeline. In such cases, the customer will be entitled to a refund or the customer agrees to receive the product at the earliest availability from Ripon College.

Contact Us

Ripon College welcomes your questions or comments regarding the Terms:


Terms & Conditions effective November 22, 2017


Privacy Policy

Ripon College places a high priority on protecting your privacy. This privacy policy was created in order to demonstrate Ripon College’s firm commitment to the privacy of our constituents and website users. This policy explains what types of information is collected by Bovay's website,, and how this information is used.

What Personally Identifiable Information is Collected
Bovay's website users who register for events or make donations voluntarily provide us with contact information (such as name and e-mail address). We may use this information for specific, limited purposes. You may always “opt out,” either now or at any time in the future, if you do not wish to receive our messages. We agree to keep all information you send us private, and only share it with third parties in situations where they provide a service you’ve requested. If you provide a credit card number to us in order to register for an event or make a donation, that card information is sent to to process the payment, and we do not store it in our system, in order to protect your payment information.

How Your Information May Be Used
We use your personal information to provide you with personalized service; to send e-mail alerts to you; to answer your requests; to process your membership application; etc. You may choose to opt out at any time, which will cease all communications from us. We may also use your information to track visitor of our website. This lets us see which of our features are the most popular so we can better serve our users’ needs. It also lets us provide aggregate data about our traffic (not identifying you personally, but showing how many visitors used which features, for example) to outside parties

Email Privacy
Ripon College does not provide, sell, or rent email addresses to anyone outside the organization.

We may amend this privacy policy from time to time; please review it periodically. We maintain the option to modify this privacy at any time by electronic notice posted on our website. Your continued use of our website after the date that such notices are posted will be deemed to be your agreement to the changed terms.