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Office of Student Rights and Responsibilities


Mission Statement

To ensure student success, the Office of Student Rights and Responsibilities provides an educational outreach program and a fair and impartial student judicial system for students, faculty and staff. We acknowledge, as part of our mission, the importance to foster a safe environment that is built on trust, honesty, integrity, and mutual respect.

What students can expect of our office

Student Rights and Responsibilities will:

  • Provide information to all students relating to the General Regulations for Student Behavior,
  • Adjudicate all reports of alleged violations of the General Regulations for Student Behavior and the Policy for Academic Integrity in a consistent manner,
  • Facilitate due process rights set forth by the University Handbook for Students, and
  • Ensure fair and impartial hearings.

What we expect of students

Students will:

  • Show respect for others, themselves, and the University community,
  • Take responsibility for their behavior,
  • Read and understand the University Handbook for Students, and
  • Uphold the Student Honor Code.