General Website Disclaimer

To the fullest extent permitted at law, the UCO is providing this website and its contents on an "as is" basis and makes no (and expressly disclaims all) representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, with respect to this website or the information, content, products or services included in this site including, without limitation, warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose.

Whilst every reasonable effort has been taken to ensure the accuracy of the information on the website, the content is naturally subject to change. The UCO does not provide any guarantees, conditions or warranties that the information accessible via our website will be current, secure, accurate, complete, free from bugs or viruses. Whilst every effort is made to ensure downloadable content is free from viruses, the UCO cannot accept any liability for damages resulting from virus infection.

From time to time, the website may also include links to other third party websites. These links are used to provide further information and are not intended to signify that the UCO endorses such websites and/or their content. The UCO takes no responsibility for any loss or damage suffered as a result of using the linked websites or as a result of using the information published on any of the pages of the linked websites.

Every reasonable effort will be made to ensure that this website runs without any problems or interruptions, however the UCO will not be liable for and takes no responsibility for its website being temporarily unavailable due to technical or other reasons.

Course Information for Applicants

Information relating to study courses and research opportunities are provided as advance publicity and for guidance purposes only and should not be considered as definitive. It does not constitute a contract. Only upon acceptance by an applicant of an offer of a place at the UCO, does the relationship between the applicant and the UCO become contractual. Students who are applying to the UCO will receive all relevant information during the admissions procedure. Applicants are advised that data supplied for admissions purposes is held and used according to data protection legislation and in line with our Privacy Notice for Applicants and Students.

The provision of courses described on the website is regularly reviewed and may be subject to change without notice. The UCO reserves the right to withdraw, amend or restructure any courses or units listed from time to time without liability, in accordance with our Academic Quality Framework.

Please also note that while the UCO makes every effort to run courses as advertised, courses are subject to change or cancellation if enrolment targets are not met. Courses are typically approved for a period of five years from the point of approval to the point of periodic course review. During this period it may be identified that modifications to a course would enhance the provision. As part of this process, current students shall be consulted on any proposed change and current and prospective students shall be notified of any change.

Copyright information

Materials contained on this website are subject to copyright and other proprietary rights.

The UCO grants permission for the browsing of material it has published on its website pages. It also grants permission to electronically copy and to print in hard copy portions one copy only of any page of this material for personal reference only.

Copyright in all material on this website (unless otherwise indicated) is held by the UCO. The express permission of the Copyright holder must be obtained for any use of this material other than for purposes permitted by law.

Trademarks and logos

The UCO logo and UCO Clinic logos are trademarks of the University College of Osteopathy. Other product and company names mentioned on this website may be the trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.

The UCO logo and UCO Clinic logo may only be used in applications approved by the University College of Osteopathy. They may not be used in any other context without the express consent of the UCO. Requests to use the UCO logos should be made to:

Marketing Department
University College of Osteopathy
275 Borough High Street
SE1 1JE 

Privacy Statement

The following information sets out the privacy practices for the UCO and UCO Clinic websites. This information may be subject to change and you are advised to check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.

  • All personal information you provide via the UCO websites will be treated as private and confidential. Please see any pages where information is collected for further relevant information.
  • The UCO may compile data in aggregate form to enable us to better understand user engagement with our websites and improve site performance and user experience. Any data collected for this purpose is anonymous and does not contain any personal information that identifies individual users.
  • If you choose to supply information to the UCO via our websites, for example by submitting a query through one of our webforms or signing up to one of our mailing lists, you are consenting to the UCO holding and using it for the purposes provided. Your information will be stored securely and will not be shared with third parties or used for any other purpose than that specified at the point of submission. You can unsubscribe from any communications received from us at any time.
  • The UCO will not sell, rent, trade or give away any user's personal information or email lists to third parties without first obtaining the user's consent.
  • The UCO website and UCO Clinic websites contain links to other websites. The UCO takes no responsibility for the privacy practices and/or the content of such websites. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
  • The UCO is committed to the security of our users' personal information and we have security procedures in place to protect against the loss, misuse or alteration of personal information under the UCO’s control.
  • See our Cookies page for more information about our cookie use and how you can restrict or block cookies. 
  • If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please contact us as soon as possible following our Subject Access Request Policy. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.