Social media code of conduct

We encourage you to post comments and share experiences on our social media channels.
If you post a question to the University on these sites we will respond as promptly as possible during working hours (Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm).
If your enquiry falls outside of these hours, we will get back to you as soon as possible when office hours resume.
Comments are important to us. This disclaimer is intended to ensure that all posted comments are courteous and respectful of others. We reserve the right to remove anything we deem:

  • Abusive or personal attacks 
  • Material that is unlawful, obscene, defamatory, threatening, harassing, abusive, slanderous, hateful or embarrassing to any other entity 
  • Third party advertising 
  • Chain letters or ‘spam’

We also reserve the right to terminate involvement by users who post such content.
The views and opinions expressed on the University’s social media sites do not necessarily represent those of the University of Derby. Therefore, we cannot be held responsible for the accuracy or reliability of information posted by external parties.
For your safety, never include your phone number, email, address or other personal information in a post. Your comments are visible to all.
Unless expressly authorised by the University of Derby, content on this page may not be used for promotional or commercial purposes. The University of Derby does not endorse and is not responsible for the actions of third parties, including user comments or the unauthorised use of the University of Derby content.

We hope you continue to enjoy viewing the latest news, photos and videos from the University of Derby and sharing your own comments, with these guidelines in mind.