UW News

May 16, 2017

Public hearing notice: Student Conduct Code for the University of Washington

Notice is hereby given that a public hearing will be held at 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 25, 2017, in Odegaard Undergraduate Library, Room 320 on the UW Seattle campus, in UW1-280 (Rose Room) on the UW Bothell campus, and in 303 Cherry Parkes (CP) on the UW Tacoma campus.

The purpose of the hearing is to allow all interested persons an opportunity to present their views, either orally or in writing, on the proposed new Chapter 478-121 WAC, “Student Conduct Code for the University of Washington,” and the repeal of the current Chapter 478-120 WAC, as well as amendments to various cross-references to the chapter and its sections in Title 478 WAC.

The newly organized student conduct code chapter amends disciplinary proceedings based on changes to federal laws and guidance and interpretation of state law.

Advance copies of the proposed WAC rules may be obtained by contacting Rebecca Goodwin Deardorff, Director of Rules Coordination, Box 351210, Seattle, WA 98195-1210, by email at rules@uw.edu, or by phone at 206-543-9219.  Copies will also be available at the hearing.

Persons wishing to provide written comment may submit their remarks to Ms. Deardorff at the above address, or by email to rules@uw.edu, by May 25, 2017.

To request disability accommodation for this hearing, contact the Disability Services Office at least ten days in advance of the event at: 206-543-6450/voice, 206-543-6452/TTY, or by email at dso@uw.edu.