Terms and Conditions

Website Use Terms and Conditions

Welcome to MontanaPLA Finish Faster. This website is used to develop and submit college credit petition requests to Montana University System colleges that may award credit. Upon creating your profile and developing a petition portfolio, this website will distribute that information to the college of your selection. By using this service, you are agreeing to the terms and conditions below.

Your Account / Registration

Use of the services provided through this website requires a unique account created by you. You are responsible for the confidentiality of your account and password used to access the MontanaPLA Finish Faster website. It is possible that your account may be terminated and that collected profile and credit petition information may be destroyed.

Fees and Payment

The cost for each credit petition is $30.00. This fee will be collected prior to the creation of each petition request. This fee covers costs associated with petition review and does not guarantee that any credits will be awarded. No physical product is delivered as part of this fee. This fee is nonrefundable.

No payment card information is stored on this website. Payment card information is used during the payment process and then not retained on the MontanaPLA Finish Faster system.

Use of Email

You are responsible for the confidentiality of the email account provided in the user profile for the MontanaPLA Finish Faster website. By using this service, you agree to permit information relative to the petition process to be communicated to you through the provided email account. Information about the status of your petition, reasons for credit acceptance or denial, or other communications pertinent to the petition process will be sent to this email account.

Information Collection, Use and Sharing

Through your voluntary creation of a user profile and the credit petition request process, this website collects information about you. This information can include, but is not limited to, your personal address, telephone contacts, email address, work history, educational history, etc.

You may update your profile information as necessary. Throughout the petition process, information within a petition may be locked and restricted for edit. Information collected through this website may be stored indefinitely or destroyed at any time.

All information provided through this website will be made available to appropriate credit petition representatives at the college you select in the petition process. Your information will not be sold. Unless required to do so by law, in connection with any ongoing legal proceedings, or to defend our legal rights, your information will not be distributed to anyone other than those necessary to fulfill your request.

Security

All use of this website that includes the transmission of your personal data is encrypted through the HTTPS standards. Information stored on MontanaPLA Finish Faster systems is only made available to technical employees on a need-to-know basis in order to perform system maintenance duties. The computers on which MontanaPLA Finish Faster systems are operated are stored and maintained in a secure environment.

Web Browser Cookies

The MontanaPLA Finish Faster website utilizes web browser cookies to improve your use of this service. Cookies are commonly used to help improve the experience for repeating visitors to a website. We will not store personally identifiable information in cookies used for this website. Blocking cookies in a browser may have negative impact on the use of this website.

Website Ownership / Contact Information

This website is owned by Montana University System. You may contact via writing or telephone through the contact below.

ATTN:  Edwina Morrison
Montana University System
PO Box 203201
Helena, MT 59620
emorrison@montana.edu
406-444-0326