Guiding Principles of the Student Conduct Code

  • The University seeks an environment that promotes academic achievement and integrity, that is protective of free inquiry, and that serves the educational mission of the University.
  • The University seeks a community that is free from violence, threats, and intimidation; that is respectful of the rights, opportunities, and welfare of students, faculty, staff, and guests of the University ; and that does not threaten the physical or mental health or safety of members of the University community.
  • The University is dedicated to responsible stewardship of its resources and to protecting its property and resources from theft, damage, destruction, or misuse. The University supports and is guided by state and federal law while also setting its own standards of conduct for its academic community.