Policy 0-004: Sexual Misconduct/Sexual Harassment (Including Sexual Violence)- Prohibited Conduct Outside Title IX Jurisdiction

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Discriminatory conduct based on sex that does not meet the Title IX definition of harassment but that, by the totality of circumstances, is sufficiently severe or pervasive to alter a term or condition of employment or enrollment is prohibited by this policy and may be investigated under the jurisdiction of Title VII or the Student Code of Conduct. … The following conduct is prohibited by this policy when such conduct is based on sex:

D. Harassment: Conduct that creates an unsafe, intimidating, or hazardous situation that interferes with the ability of a student or employee to study, work, or carry out University functions and are not protected by freedom of expression.
1. Repeated and/or sever [sic] aggressive behaviors, including bullying or cyber-bullying, that intimidate or intentionally harm or control another individual physically or emotionally.
2. Failure to abide by 0-007 Diversity and Equal Opportunity: Discrimination and Harassment Policy and all University protocols and federal/state laws regarding discrimination.

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