Student Handbook

All Offices & Services

Student Rights

All Students Have the Right:

  • To report the Sexual Misconduct to the Title IX Coordinator, Dean of Students’ Office, Campus Safety, the Crisis Response Team or law enforcement.
  • To be afforded all rights as defined under this Policy and the Student Handbook.
  • To consideration of academic needs (make-up privileges, etc.) which may result.
  • To have access to the College Wellness Center and Campus Safety.
  • To consideration of a trained support person to accompany him/her through the College and/or criminal court proceedings.
  • To a safe environment, which may include a change of College residence until proceedings, have been completed.

Complainants and Respondents Have the Right:

  • To be present or absent during the College judicial proceedings.
  • To consideration of a trained support person to accompany them through the College adjudication process.
  • To be notified of the outcome of the College adjudicative process and/or criminal court proceedings.
  • To request confidentiality, which will be provided to the extent possible.
  • To be free from intimidation, harassment, and retaliation.
  • To receive a written statement of their rights as defined under this Policy and the Student Handbook or Faculty and Staff Handbook, as applicable.

Complainants Have the Additional Right:

  • To protection from any reference to past sexual history in the College proceedings.
  • To maintain control of the extent to which he/she wants to pursue College proceedings.
  • To receive a list of available College services in writing.