College Standards: Examples of Violations to the Student Code of Conduct

Category: Harassment Policies School: Amherst College Statement Rating: Yellow Last updated: January 19, 2017

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Abusive, disruptive, or harassing behavior, verbal or physical, which endangers another’s mental or physical health, including but not limited to threats, intimidation, acts of violence, assault, and relationship violence including behaviors described in Section 3, College Sexual Misconduct Policy. Respondents found responsible for violating this subsection will usually be assigned disciplinary probation, suspension, or expulsion.


Theft or other abuse of computer time, including but not limited to: … Use of computing facilities to send obscene or abusive messages.

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