Terms of Use

Welcome to StudyHall (the “Website”), operated by the StudyHall (the “StudyHall” or “we”). StudyHall is a nonprofit organization created to democratize access to achieving grade-level reading. By accessing the Website, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use and all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you may not: (1) access the Website; (2) register to become a Tutor or User; or (3) use any services.

  • “You or User”: a person who seeks and/or schedules Tutor Services for or on behalf of a student or yourself and includes a parent or guardian of a student if such student is a minor.
  • “Tutor Services” mean any tutoring or educational services that a tutor may provide to a User that is related to a User's Account or the Services.
  • "User Content" means Content that a Tutor or a User posts, uploads, publishes, submits or transmits to be made available through the Site or Services in connection with the Tutor Services or otherwise, including, without limitation, questions and related answers posted by Users and Tutors via the Services.

Privacy Policy

We value and respect your privacy. If you use the Website, you agree that your activities are covered by our Privacy Policy

User Content

By making any User Content available on or through the Website or Tutor Services, you hereby grant the following license to StudyHall, which StudyHall may exercise solely in connection with the Tutor Services, including its promotion of the Tutor Services, directly or directly: a worldwide, irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, transferable, royalty-free license, with the right to sublicense to other users of the Tutor Services (including Users), to use, view, copy, adapt, modify, distribute, license, sell, transfer, publicly display, publicly perform, transmit, stream, broadcast and otherwise exploit such User Content. StudyHall does not claim any ownership rights in any User Content and nothing in these User Terms of Service will be deemed to restrict any rights that you may have to use and exploit any User Content.

You acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible for all User Content that you make available through the Website or Tutor Services. Accordingly, you represent and warrant that: (i) you either are the sole and exclusive owner of all User Content that you make available through the Website or Tutor Services or you have all rights, licenses, consents and releases that are necessary to grant to StudyHall and to the rights in such User Content, as contemplated under these User Terms of Service; and (ii) neither the User Content nor your posting, uploading, publication, submission or transmittal of the User Content or StudyHall's use of the User Content (or any portion thereof) on, through or by means of the Website or Tutor Services will infringe, misappropriate or violate a third party's patent, copyright, trademark, trade secret, moral rights or other intellectual property rights, or rights of publicity or privacy, or result in the violation of any applicable law or regulation.

Links to Other Websites

Links on the Website that lead to outside services and resources are provided for convenience only. We do not control the accuracy or availability of the those outside services and resources. [StudyHall does not endorse those organizations, or the information provided by other organizations.] Any concerns regarding any such service or resource, or any link, should be directed to the particular service or resource.

Third Party Content

We respect copyright and trademark laws. Third-party material may appear on our site, and those creators retain all rights to their works, except where noted. Your use of the Website grants you no right or license to reproduce or otherwise use any StudyHall or third-party trademarks.

No Guarantees or Liability

Though we strive to keep the information available on the Website current and accurate, errors can [and do] occur. We provide the information on the Website with no representations or guarantees of accuracy, completeness, or timeliness. StudyHall will not be liable to you or any other person for any damages that result from the use or inability to use the Website, or as a result of any content, information, services, or resources made available through the Website. You understand that you download from, or otherwise obtain content or services through, the Website at your own discretion and risk.


You agree to indemnify and hold harmless each of us, our affiliates, officers, directors, employees and volunteers from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys' fees, made by any third party due to, arising out of, or related to your use of this Website, the violation of these Terms of Use by you, or the infringement by you of any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity.

About These Terms – General Provisions

If we do not immediately take action to address a violation of these Terms of Use, we are not waiving our rights to take action in the future. If any particular provision of these Terms of Use is found to be unenforceable, that provision will be severable and will not affect any of the other provisions.

This Website is owned and operated by StudyHall from our offices in Ohio. Your use of the Website, and any related legal action, will be governed by the laws of the State of Ohio, without regard to conflict of laws principles. The sole jurisdiction for any litigation arising out of your use of or inquiries to the Website will be an appropriate federal or state court located in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Changes to the Terms of Use

StudyHall reserves the right to make changes to any information or services on the Website, including these Terms of Use, without notice to you. The most current Terms of Use will be posted here on the Website and will be effective upon posting. The Effective Date will be posted with the most current Terms of Use. Be sure to return to this page periodically to ensure familiarity with the most current version of these Terms of Use.

Effective Date: October 5, 2021