Office of Student Conduct & Civility Education

Through interaction with the Office of Student Conduct and Civility Education, we strive to foster development of our students, encouraging and challenging them to think beyond themselves; so they will engage as civil members of the University, understanding their role as part of the greater community.

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Department Mission:

  • Engage students in opportunities for learning through their participation in an educational, fair, socially-just, and multi-faceted adjudication process that addresses allegations of misconduct.
  • Educate the campus community on the Code of Student Conduct and community standards of acceptable behavior.
  • Promote a campus climate rooted in civility by offering educational sessions, programs, and consultation to the campus community.
  • Develop, implement, and assess educational and disciplinary sanctions that empower students to think critically, to make safe and healthy choices, and to become engaged community members.

Department Values:

Civility • Fairness • Integrity • Learning • Responsibility • Social Justice

Responsibilities of the office staff include interviewing and advising parties involved in disciplinary proceedings; selecting, supervising, training, and advising student conduct aides and the hearing officer; reviewing the decisions of the hearing officer and recommending sanctions to the Vice President for Student Affairs; informally resolving cases not referred to university hearings; maintaining all student disciplinary records; monitoring and suggesting revisions in student conduct policies; facilitating student appeals; and serving as a resource to faculty and staff regarding student misconduct.





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