The University’s student life policies and the University Conduct Process are under the jurisdiction of the Office of Student Affairs
. All alleged violations of University regulations are at the disposition of that office through the Office of Community Standards
or designee. To determine if a student is responsible for a violation of the University Standards of Conduct
, the University Conduct Process described below will be followed. Decisions regarding a student’s responsibility – or lack thereof – for a violation of policy will be based upon careful consideration of all available information and evaluated using a preponderance of the evidence standard (i.e. if it is "more likely than not" that the policy was violated).
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Students with questions regarding the University Conduct Process may contact the Office of Community Standards, 306 Main Building, 574-631-5551.
note: For incidents involving alleged sexual or discriminatory harassment, the University has a separate process managed by the University's Office of Institutional Equity staff.