Student Handbook: Code of Conduct

Category: Bullying Policies School: Adams State University Statement Rating: Green Last updated: May 30, 2017

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The following constitutes prohibited conduct: … Bullying of any type, including but not limited to, physical bullying or cyber bullying. “Bullying or harassing behavior” is defined as any pattern of gestures or written, electronic or verbal communications, or any physical act or any threatened communication, or any physical acts or any threatening communication, or act reasonably perceived as being motivated by any actual or perceived differentiating characteristic, that takes place on any property owned by the University, or during any activity in whatever place sponsored by, directed or controlled by the University. And that also fulfills one of the following conditions:  Places a student, faculty or staff member in actual and reasonable fear of harm to his or her person or damage to his or her property  Creates or is certain to create a hostile environment but substantially interfering with or impairing a student’s educational performance, opportunities or benefits.

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