Student Code of Conduct: Article II- Proscribed Conduct

Category: Harassment Policies School: University of Idaho Statement Rating: Yellow Last updated: July 19, 2017

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e.  Sexual harassment, which is defined as unwelcome conduct of a sexual nature (see FSH 3205 for the requirements of the consensual relationship policy).  It includes, but is not limited to, unwelcome sexual advances, requests for sexual favors, and other verbal, nonverbal, or physical conduct or communication of a sexual nature when: …  (3)  Such conduct is sufficiently severe or pervasive as to have the effect of creating an intimidating, hostile or offensive educational environment or negatively affecting a student’s educational opportunities.  A single instance may be considered severe enough to merit sanctions.

f.  Gender-based and sexual orientation harassment (see FSH 3215), which is defined as any act of verbal, non-verbal, or physical aggression, intimidation, or hostility based on sex, sex-stereotyping, gender, or gender-stereotyping, even if those acts do not involve conduct of a sexual nature.

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