Student Handbook: Equal Opportunity/Sexual Harassment Policy Statement 13-14

Category: Harassment Policies School: Worcester State University Statement Rating: Yellow

Relevant excerpt

For general purposes, sexual harassment may be described as unwelcome advances, requests for sexual favors, and other physical conduct and expressive behavior of a sexual nature.

[S]exual harassment may also involve relationships among equals, when repeated sexual advances or demeaning verbal behaviors have a harmful effect on a person’s ability to study or work in the academic setting.