Community Standards & Student Conduct

Student rights

During the student conduct process, students have the right to:

  • Be accompanied to all proceedings and hearings by an advisor (who may or may not be an attorney)
  • Be provided notice and an opportunity to be heard prior to the imposition of any disciplinary sanction (if found responsible for violating the Student Conduct Code)
  • Petition for the disqualification of the Presiding Officer
  • Provide a statement, present relevant evidence, and provide witnesses for further consideration by the Presiding Officer during fact finding
  • Not be compelled to give self-incriminating evidence
  • Be informed of all orders issued in the conduct proceeding
  • Be informed if a full hearing is initiated by the Conduct Officer
  • Request an agreed settlement to your conduct matter
  • Request an administrative review of an Initial Order
  • Attend all applicable conduct proceedings