Policy 1.15: Sexual Misconduct

Category: Harassment Policies School: The Ohio State University Statement Rating: Green Last updated: August 15, 2017

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In the education context, sexual harassment is unwelcome, sex- or gender-based verbal or physical conduct that is sufficiently severe, persistent or pervasive that it interferes with, denies or limits an individual’s ability to participate in or benefit from the university’s educational programs and activities. … [H]ostile environment in the education context includes any situation in which there is harassing conduct that limits, interferes with or denies educational benefits or opportunities, from both a subjective (the complainant’s) and an objective (reasonable person’s) viewpoint.

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