Back to top

DigiPen Laptop Computer Promotional Contest of Chance – Official Rules


  • Promotion Description: The DigiPen Laptop Computer Promotional Contest of Chance (“Contest”) begins on September 1, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. PDT and ends on August 13, 2021 at 12:00 p.m. PDT (the “Promotion Period”). The sponsor of this Contest is DigiPen Institute of Technology (the “Sponsor”). By participating in the Contest, each Entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects. The Sponsor is responsible for the collection, submission, and processing of Entries and the overall administration of the Contest. Entrants should refer solely to the Sponsor with any questions, comments, or problems related to the Contest. The Sponsor may be reached by email at[at]digipen[dot]edu during the Promotion Period.

  • Eligibility: Open to legal residents of all 50 states of the United States who are 18 years or older (the “Entrant”). The Sponsor, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, retailers, sales representatives, advertising, and promotion agencies and each of their respective officers, directors, and employees (the “Promotion Entities”), are ineligible to enter the Contest or win a prize. Household Members and Immediate Family Members of such individuals are also not eligible to enter or win. “Household Members” shall mean those people who share the same residence at least three months a year. “Immediate Family Members” shall mean parents, step-parents, legal guardians, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses. This Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited or restricted by law.

  • Prizes: Grand Prize: Three (3) winners will receive one (1) laptop computer with specifications of or comparable to an ASUS TUF Gaming A15 (approximate retail value or “ARV”: $1,626) Only one prize per person and per household will be awarded. Prizes cannot be transferred, redeemed for cash or substituted by winner. The Sponsor reserves the right in its sole and absolute discretion to award a substitute prize of equal or greater value if a prize described in these Official Rules is unavailable or cannot be awarded, in whole or in part, for any reason. The ARV of the prize represents the Sponsor’s good faith determination. That determination is final and binding and cannot be appealed. If the actual value of the prize turns out to be less than the stated ARV, the difference will not be awarded in cash. The Sponsor makes no representation or warranty concerning the appearance, safety or performance of any prize awarded. Restrictions, conditions, and limitations may apply. The Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen prize items. This Contest is open to legal residents of all 50 states of the United States and the prize will only be awarded and/or delivered to addresses within said locations. All federal, state, and/or local taxes, fees, and surcharges are the sole responsibility of the prize winner. Failure to comply with the Official Rules will result in forfeiture of the prize.

  • How to Enter: Receive one (1) entry to the Contest during the Promotion Period by attending any one of the following events: 1) An Online Information Session, 2) a DigiPen Undergraduate Preview Day or Graduate Preview Day, or 3) a Degree Program Deep Dive Series. Entrants may receive no more than one (1) entry to the Contest per day/session attended, but may attend any number of events during the Promotion Period. If you wish to decline entry in the Contest (for any individual attendance to an event or for all events during the Promotion Period), please email[at]digipen[dot]edu.

    To receive an entry to the Contest without attendance to the above events, fill out the DigiPen Laptop Computer Promotional Contest of Chance entry form.

    Automated or robotic entries submitted by individuals or organizations will be disqualified. Entries submitted online must be made by the Entrant. Any attempt by Entrant to obtain more than the stated number of Entries by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations, logins or any other methods, including, but not limited to, commercial contest/sweepstakes subscription notification and/or entering services, will void Entrant’s entries and that Entrant may be disqualified. Final eligibility for the award of any prize is subject to eligibility verification as set forth below. All entries must be posted by the end of the Promotion Period in order to participate. The Sponsor’s database clock will be the official timekeeper for this Contest.

  • Winner Selection: The winners of the Contest will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received throughout the Promotion Period. The random drawing will be conducted within 24 hours after the Promotion Period by the Sponsor or its designated representatives, whose decisions are final. Odds of winning will vary depending on the number of eligible entries received.

  • Winner Notification: Winner will be notified by email at the email address provided in the entry information or collected through event attendance approximately one week after the random drawing. Potential winner must accept a prize by email as directed by the Sponsor within one week of notification. The Sponsor is not responsible for any delay or failure to receive notification for any reason, including inactive email account(s), technical difficulties associated therewith, or winner’s failure to adequately monitor any email account. Any winner notification not responded to or returned as undeliverable may result in prize forfeiture. The potential prize winner may be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and release of liability, and a Publicity Release (collectively “Prize Claim Documents”). No substitution or transfer of a prize is permitted except by the Sponsor.

  • Privacy: Any personal information supplied by you will be subject to the privacy policy of the Sponsor. By entering the Contest, you grant the Sponsor permission to share your email address and any other personally identifiable information with the other Promotion Entities for the purpose of administration and prize fulfillment, including use in a publicly available Winners List.

  • Limitation of Liability: The Sponsor assumes no responsibility or liability for a) any incorrect or inaccurate entry information or for any faulty or failed electronic data transmissions; b) any unauthorized access to, or theft, destruction, or alteration of entries at any point in the operation of this Contest; c) any technical malfunction, failure, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation, or communications line failure, regardless of cause, with regard to any equipment, systems, networks, lines, satellites, servers, camera, computers, or providers utilized in any aspect of the operation of the Contest; d) inaccessibility or unavailability of any network or wireless service, the internet, or website or any combination thereof; e) suspended or discontinued Internet, wireless, or landline phone service; or f) any injury or damage to participant’s or to any other person’s computer or mobile device which may be related to or resulting from any attempt to participate in the Contest or download of any materials in the Contest.

    If, for any reason, the Contest is not capable of running as planned for reasons which may include without limitation, infection by computer virus, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which may corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Contest, the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Contest in whole or in part. In such event, the Sponsor shall immediately suspend all drawings and prize awards and reserves the right to award any remaining prizes (up to the total ARV as set forth in these Official Rules) in a manner deemed fair and equitable by the Sponsor. The Sponsor and released parties shall not have any further liability to any participant in connection with the Contest.

  • Winner List/Official Rules: To obtain a copy of the Winner List or a copy of these Official Rules, send your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to DigiPen Institute of Technology cc: DigiPen Laptop Computer Promotional Contest of Chance at 9931 Willows Road NE, Redmond, WA 98052. Requests for the names of the winners must be received no later than one month after the Promotion Period has ended.

  • Sponsor:

    DigiPen Institute of Technology
    9931 Willows Road NE Redmond, WA 98052[at]digipen[dot]edu