Student Handbook: Code of Conduct- Harassment (Physical or Verbal) 13-14

Category: Harassment Policies School: Alcorn State University Statement Rating: Red

Relevant excerpt

The excessive physical annoyance of or the use of verbally abusive language by any person on University property or while in attendance of University-sponsored events is considered to be harassment and is prohibited. The scope of any form of harassment includes language to physical acts which degrade, insult, taunt, or challenge another person by any means of communication, verbal, so as to provoke a violent response, communication of threat, defamation of character, use of profanity, verbal assaults, derogatory comments or remarks, sexist remarks, racists remarks or any other behavior that places another member of the University community in a state of fear or anxiety.

Download full policy