Student Guide: Community Standards and Policies- Bias-Motivated Offensive Conduct and Hate Crimes 13-14

Category: Policies on Bias and Hate Speech, Statement School: Boston College Statement Rating: Yellow

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Bias motivated offensive conduct is behavior that, whether or not criminal, constitutes a violation of behavioral standards and policies listed in the Student Guide and Professional Standards of Boston College, and that is motivated in whole or in part by the offender's bias toward the victim's race, religion, disability, sexual orientation, nationality, or ethnicity.

Students found responsible for committing bias motivated offensive conduct or a hate crime face sanctions up to and including suspension or dismissal from the University as well as possible arrest and criminal action.

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