COMMUNITY STANDARDS

Hazing

Hazing by any member of the University community is prohibited whenever it occurs on University premises or in connection with any University affiliated group or activity

Reporting Hazing

The University provides an online reporting system for reporting concerns about hazing. If you would like to consult on a situation, contact our office at 612-624-6073.

Identifying Hazing

Sometimes it is unclear whether or not certain activities are considered hazing, but something just doesn’t feel right. Click here to learn more about hazing prevention.

A Definition of Hazing

Student Conduct Code, defines hazing as “any act taken on University property or in connection with any University-related group or activity that endangers the mental or physical health or safety of an individual (including, without limitation, an act intended to cause personal degradation or humiliation), or that destroys or removes public or private property, for the purpose of initiation in, admission to, affiliation with, or as a condition for continued membership in a group or organization.”