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Informed Consent and Waiver of Liability

IN CONSIDERATION of the University of Waterloo permitting the Student to participate in the Grad Visit Day Program (the “Program”), the Student, on behalf of himself or herself and his or her heirs, successors and personal representatives, hereby irrevocably and unconditionally agrees to be bound by the following:


1. DISCLAIMER
The University of Waterloo, its governors, officers, employees, representatives, students, successors, affiliates and/or assigns shall not be responsible for any injury, including death, suffered by the Student and/or any person , at any time for any reason whatsoever, whether reasonably foreseeable or not including, without limitation, any loss or injury caused by negligence on the part of the University of Waterloo, its governors, officers, employees, representatives, students, successors, affiliates and/or assigns.


2. RELEASE
The Student shall behave responsibly and take all appropriate precautions, and assume all risks in connection with the Program and does hereby release and forever discharge the University of Waterloo, including its governors, officers, employees, representatives, students, successors, affiliates and/or assigns and each of them from any and all actions, causes of action, claims or demands of whatsoever kind and howsoever arising relating to the Program, whether known or unknown, whether reasonably foreseeable or not and which the Student now has or at any time hereafter may have arising from any cause, matter or thing whatsoever relating to the Program.


3. INDEMNITY
The Student does hereby covenant and agree with the University of Waterloo that the Student will at all times hereafter indemnify and save harmless the University of Waterloo, its governors, officers, employees, representatives, students, successors, affiliates and/or assigns and each of them from all suits, actions, causes of action, claims or demands of whatsoever kind and howsoever arising, whether known or unknown, whether reasonably foreseeable or not, whether arising from the negligence of the University of Waterloo, its governors, officers, employees, representatives, students, successors, affiliates and/or assigns or otherwise which may be made or brought against the University of Waterloo, its governors, officers, employees, representatives, students, successors, affiliates and/or assigns in any way arising out of the participation of the Student in the Program or otherwise arising, including the costs of defending any such suits, actions or claims on a substantial indemnity basis.