Short Code Terms and Conditions

Please read these terms and conditions carefully. By checking the box to sign up for one or more text messaging programs, you expressly consent to receive text messages at the cell phone number you provided from UMA Education, Inc. and others texting on its behalf (“UMA”), about UMA’s programs and services, financial aid, loan repayment, and other matters pertaining to UMA or your education. You agree that these text messages may be sent using an autodialer and may be deemed telemarketing under applicable law. You may opt-out of future text messages at any time by following the instructions on the texts you receive. You understand and agree that your consent to receive text messages is not a condition to purchase any goods or services.

Program Description

UMA may use an automatic telephone dialing system (“autodialer”) to deliver text messages to you. UMA text messages are intended to provide you with information about your education at UMA, UMA’s programs and services, financial aid, loan repayment, UMA events, and other matters pertaining to UMA or your education.

Message Frequency

The number of UMA text messages that you receive will vary depending on where you may fall within the student lifecycle at UMA.


Message and data rates may apply to each text message sent or received in connection with UMA text messages. UMA does not impose a separate fee for sending UMA text messages.

How to Opt-In

To opt-in to receive text messages from UMA text messaging program(s), please follow the instructions provided by the specific brand from which you wish to receive messages.

How to Opt-Out

To stop receiving text messages from a specific UMA text messaging program, text STOP to the number from which its text messages are being sent). You will then receive confirmation of your opt-out of that text messaging program. This will only opt you out of the specific text messaging program associated with that five digit short code. You will remain opted in to other UMA text messaging programs, such as those related to you present enrollment and education, if applicable.

Your Mobile Telephone Number

You represent that you are the account holder or regular user of the mobile telephone number(s) that you provide. You are responsible for notifying UMA immediately if you change your mobile telephone number.


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Access or Delivery to Mobile Network is Not Guaranteed

Delivery of information and content to a mobile device may fail due to a variety of circumstances or conditions. You understand and acknowledge that network services, including but not limited to mobile network services, are outside of UMA’s control, and UMA is not responsible or liable for issues arising from them.


To request more information, text HELP to the five digit number from which the text messages are being sent.

Changes to Terms and Conditions

UMA may revise, modify, or amend these SMS Terms and Conditions at any time. In the event of a material change to these terms, UMA will notify you by posting notice on our website in advance of the change Your continued consent to receive UMA text messages will indicate your acceptance of those changes.

Termination of Text Messaging

UMA may suspend or terminate SMS messages to you at any time for any reason. Your receipt of UMA text messages is also subject to termination in the event that your mobile telephone service terminates or lapses. UMA reserves the right to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, all or any part of UMA text messages, with or without notice.

Contact Us

If you have questions regarding these SMS Terms and Conditions, please reach out to UMA at