Enter the UC Davis Grad Cap contest to show off your creativity and get the chance to win awesome prizes!
Official Contest Rules and Details
No purchase or payment is necessary to enter. Internet access and a valid email account are required to enter.
Entry Period: Begins on Monday, May 15, 2023 at 12:00 p.m. PDT and ends on Sunday, June 18, 2023 at 11:59 p.m. PDT
Voting Period: Tuesday, June 20, 2023 at 4:00 p.m. PDT and ends on Friday, June 23, 2023 at 12:00 p.m. PDT.
This offer is open to all registered UC Davis undergraduate, graduate, post-doc, or professional school students who are age 18 or older and who are part of the graduating class of 2023 and are participating in a UC Davis-organized commencement ceremony held between Friday, May 12, 2023 through Sunday, June 18, 2023. Employees of the UC Davis Strategic Communications Department and any and all other companies associated with the Contest (collectively, the “Promotion Entities”), and each of their immediate family members and/or people living in the same household, are not eligible to participate. Eligibility rules are subject to all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. All entries submitted become the property of UC Davis. By participating in this contest, you grant UC Davis permission to use your entire submitted photo/video/design files and content for design, marketing, advertising, and communications purposes.
Odds of winning depend on the number of entrants. Inquiries about contest odds, entrants, winners and other related matters may be directed to the Strategic Communications Office at firstname.lastname@example.org. This information will remain available two years after the contest closes.
All eligible entries will be uploaded to a photo album on the UC Davis Facebook page on Tuesday, June 20, 2023 at 4:00 p.m. PDT, where the UC Davis Facebook community will vote on entries. A vote consists of any Facebook reactions (“like”, “love”, “haha”, “wow”, “sad “ and/or “angry”). Voting runs from when the album is uploaded on Tuesday, June 20, 2023 at 4:00 p.m. PDT and ends on Friday, June 23, 2023 at 11:59 a.m. PDT.
The Grad Cap entrant with the most votes will be deemed as the grand prize winner. The contest entrants with the 2nd and 3rd most votes will win prize packs as listed in the prizing section below. An “Editor’s Choice” winner will be awarded at the discretion of the social media team within the Strategic Communications Department.
All of the winners will be selected and notified during the afternoon of June 23, 2023. Winners will be notified through their UC Davis email and will have until Friday, June 30, 2023 at 11:59 p.m. PDT to respond to the notification. In the event that a winner does not respond by Friday, June 30, 2023 at 11:59 p.m. PDT, the contest administrator will choose the next highest voted entry to win.
- 第一名获得者: Prizes of an approximate retail value of $300.00. Prizes may include (subject to availability): $200 Amazon gift card, $100 Bookstore gift card
- Second Place Winner: Prizes of an approximate retail value of $200.00. Prizes may include (subject to availability): $100 Amazon gift card, $100 Bookstore gift card
- Third Place Winner: Prizes of an approximate retail value of $100.00. Prizes may include (subject to availability): $100 Bookstore gift card
- “Editor’s Choice” Winner: Prizes of an approximate retail value of $100.00. Prizes may include (subject to availability): $50 Amazon gift card, $50 Bookstore gift card
UC Davis may cancel this contest in the event of technical problems or electronic attacks affecting the administration of the contest. Any contest entrant found to intentionally interfere with the operation of the contest, 或其设计被发现不是原创, will be disqualified. By your participation in this contest, you agree to release UC Davis from any liability related to the contest or your participation in the contest. UC Davis retains the right to hide or delete entries on the UC Davis Facebook page if the content of the entry displays any illegal behavior, the consumption of any drugs or alcohol, is offensive or derogatory, or for any other reason at UC Davis's sole discretion. UC Davis is not responsible for lost, damaged, delayed, or misdirected prizes. Prize(s) may not be redeemed for cash.
Through your participation in this contest, you are providing your information to UC Davis and not to Facebook. You acknowledge that this contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook. By your participation in this Contest, you agree to release UC Davis and Facebook from any liability related to the contest.
Information provided will not be retained, sold, or used in any way other than specifically set for in these rules.