WUSA Thrift Giveaway!

Published: Thursday, June 30, 2022

Tuesday, July 5th, 2022, 1:00 PM EST – Friday, July 8, 2022, 1:00 PM EST 


Description of Contest 

🛍️ Thrifting is more than just shopping, It’s an everyday adventure! Nothing compares to the pure joy of getting your hands on one of our favorite fashion items for less than 💲10.
To celebrate Sustainable Fashion, @wusathrift is hosting a giveaway:
Tag your friends for a chance to win a 💲15 Gift card to the WUSA thrift store.  

  1. How to enter 

No purchase required.   

  • Follow the  @yourwusa and @wusathrift Instagram account
  •  Tag a friend in the giveaway post for a chance to win  

Only one entry is permitted per person. If entrants attempt or are suspected of attempting to enter using robotic, automatic, programmed or any entry methods not authorized by these rules, it shall be deemed as tampering and will void said entries. Hate or hurtful speech, bullying, and/or harassment will result in a ban from the contest and potentially future contests held by the @yourWUSA social accounts.  

  1. Eligibility  
  • The contest is open to all current University of Waterloo undergraduates.    
  1. Procedure for awarding prize
  • On July 8th, after 1:00 PM, a random draw will be conducted by the WUSA Marketing Coordinator from among all eligible entries.
  • Winners will be notified that their compliment was selected through the direct messaging functionality on Instagram within 48 hours of submissions closing.
  • A WUSA staff member will ask for your name, program, year of study, UWaterloo email address, and to correctly answer the mandatory mathematical skill-testing question.
  • Once the questions are answered and the entrant is confirmed to be a current undergrad, they/she/he shall be declared the winner, subject to meeting all the conditions described in these rules.
  • If the winner cannot be reached within 4 days following the first attempt of contact, incorrectly answers the mathematical skill-testing question, or declines the prize, the prize shall be forfeited and WUSA has the right, at its sole discretion, to select another winner by following the procedure as outlined above.
  1. Description of prize(s)
  • A $15 Gift Card to WUSA Thrift valid until December 30th, 2022 
  • Only valid for one purchase, will need to use the whole balance in one trip
  1. General  
  • Entries must be submitted via the official contest platform [Instagram Stories]. Entries sent in other ways will not be accepted. 
  • To be declared a winner, the selected contestant must first correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question
  • Entrants must tag at least one (1) UW friend on the giveaway post
  • All entrants must receive consent from anyone in the comment section before tagging them
  • The selection of winners will not be influenced by the number of UW friends you tag in the post. The winners will be chosen at random. 
  • This Contest is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, any social media platform including, but not limited to Instagram.
  • Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries. All entries that are incomplete, illegible, damaged, irregular, have been submitted through illicit means, using any robotic, automatic programmed method that artificially increases the odds of winning or do not conform to or satisfy any condition of the rules may be disqualified.  
  • Hate speech, bullying, and/or harassment of any kind will not be tolerated and will result in disqualification from the contest and potentially all other contests associated with the @yourWUSA social accounts.
  • All personal information, such as name and contact information, is collected by WUSA solely for the purposes of administering this Contest and shall not be used for any other purpose without your express consent. By providing this information, you consent to it being used for the stated purposes.
  • By entering, you agree to abide by the Contest rules.


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