Student Manual: University Policies- Policy on Unlawful Discrimination and Harassment 13-14

Category: Harassment Policies School: University of Chicago Statement Rating: Yellow

Relevant excerpt

Sexual harassment encompasses a range of conduct … such as unwanted touching or persistent unwelcome comments, e-mails,
or pictures of an insulting or degrading sexual nature, which may constitute unlawful harassment, depending upon the specific circumstances and context in which the conduct occurs. For example, sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, or sexually-directed
remarks or behavior constitute sexual harassment when (i) submission to or rejection of such conduct is made, explicitly or implicitly, a basis for an academic or employment decision, or a term or condition of either; or (ii) such conduct directed against an individual
persists despite its rejection.

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