Student Handbook: Lafayette College Policy on Sexual Harassment 13-14

Category: Harassment Policies School: Lafayette College Statement Rating: Green

Relevant excerpt

The term “sexual harassment” includes the following: an unwelcome sexual advance, unwelcome request for sexual favors, or other unwelcome expressive, visual, or physical conduct of a sexual nature, when: … 3. such conduct has the purpose or effect of unreasonably interfering with an individual’s work, educational performance, or status; or 4. such conduct has the purpose or effect of creating a hostile
environment. (A “hostile environment” is one which is permeated with discriminatory intimidation, ridicule,
offensiveness, or insult that is sufficiently severe or pervasive to interfere with an individual’s academic or work performance).

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