Policy on Sexual Harassment 13-14

Category: Harassment Policies School: Temple University Statement Rating: Yellow

Relevant excerpt

For all individuals who are part of the Temple community, sexually harassing conduct that is sufficiently severe, pervasive, and objectively offensive as to substantially disrupt or undermine a person’s ability to participate in or to receive the benefits, services, or opportunities of the University is prohibited, including the following: unwelcome sexual advances requests for sexual favors, and other harassing conduct or physical contact of a sexual or gender-motivated nature, when: … c. such conduct substantially interferes with an individual’s work, educational performance, or equal access to the University’s resources and opportunities; or d. such conduct creates an intimidating, hostile, or abusive work or educational environment.

With reference to behavior between an instructor and students of that instructor, no instructor shall make a sexually suggestive or intimidating remark, ask a student for a date or sexual favor, or in other ways make a sexual advance to the student.

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