Student Handbook: Sexual Harassment Policy

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Sexual harassment is unwelcome conduct of a sexual nature. Sexual harassment can include unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors both verbal and nonverbal, or physical conduct of a sexual nature. The harasser could be a member of the faculty, staff, someone outside the campus community or a fellow student.

Other examples of sexual harassment include (but are NOT limited to):

  • Comments about another person’s body
  • Sexually explicit pictures or suggestive objects placed in a living or work space (that a reasonable person would find offensive)
  • Unwanted propositions of a sexual nature, or demands for sexual favors
  • Stalking
  • Unwanted telephone calls, text messages, social media messages or e-mails with sexually explicit content.
  • Unwanted sexual contact

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