Scavenger Hunt Terms and Conditions

To be entered into the Scavenger Hunt competition you must meet the following Terms and Conditions.

Please note:

  • The University of Salford is also referred to as “the University” and “we”
  • Entrants are also referred to as “you” and “participants”
  • The New Students' Salford Scavenger Hunt competition is also referred to as the “Scavenger Hunt” and “the competition"

Terms and Conditions

  1. Entrants must be a new student starting at the University of Salford in January 2024.
  2. Entries must be submitted by 23:59 on Sunday 4 February 2024. Entries submitted after this date will not be eligible. 
  3. Entrants must take a picture of themselves in the correct location as outlined in the Scavenger Hunt instructions and upload this to the entry form. For a bonus entry to the prize draw, entrants can post this picture on either Facebook, X or Instagram and must use the hashtag #SalfordScavengerHuntComplete and tag the relevant account (@studentsuos on Facebook or @uos_students on X/Instagram. Entrants must provide a link or a screenshot as evidence that this has been completed in their entry form.
  4. Entries to the prize draw are limited to one per location as outlined in the Scavenger Hunt instructions. 
  5. There are three prizes in the Scavenger Hunt. Prizes for the Scavenger Hunt are as follows:
    • First place: £50 Inspire credit
    • Second place: £10 Salfood voucher
    • Third place: £10 Salfood voucher
  6. The prizes are as stated; no cash or other alternatives will be offered. The prizes are not transferable. Prizes are subject to availability and we reserve the right to substitute any prize with another of equivalent value without giving notice.
  7. It is the responsibility of the entrant to provide correct, up-to-date contact details. The University cannot be held responsible for winners failing to supply accurate information that affects prize acceptance or receipt of their prize.
  8. Winners will be chosen at random from eligible entries. This will be done via an online number generator software.
  9. The winners will be notified via their University email address during the week commencing Monday 12 February 2024 with details on how to claim their prize.
  10. The winners must respond to this email by 15:00 on Thursday 22 February 2024 to claim their prize. If there is no response, another winner will be randomly selected instead.
  11. Winners of physical prizes must arrange a date to collect their prize from University House, Peel Park campus. The University are unable to deliver prizes.
  12. Physical prizes must be collected by 15:00 on Friday 1 March 2024 or they are forfeited. Winners may nominate another named person to collect their prize for them if they cannot collect it themselves. Winners take responsibility for the receipt of their prizes once the named person has collected the prize; the University is not liable for any undelivered prizes from the point of collection.
  13. We reserve the right to cancel or amend the competition and these terms and conditions without notice. We will notify entrants about changes by keeping this terms and conditions page updated and keeping a log of changes.
  14. The competition and these terms and conditions will be governed by English law and any disputes will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England.
  15. Any personal data relating to the participants will be used solely in accordance with current UK data protection legislation.
  16. We reserve the right to exclude entries that we believe to be inappropriate, fraudulent or might otherwise bring the University of Salford into disrepute.
  17. This competition is promoted and administered by the University of Salford’s Marketing, Recruitment and External Relations Directorate, Humphrey Booth House, The University of Salford, Manchester, M5 4PF.
  18. Entry into the competition is deemed as acceptance of these terms and conditions.

Last updated: Monday 15 January 2024.