Division of Student Affairs

A. There are three different boards:

UNIVERSITY CONDUCT BOARD

Hears matters that may result in suspension or expulsion of a student. Also may be referred cases that involve harm or threat of harm to a person or a person’s property when the accused disputes the facts and/or denies responsibility. The Conduct Board is comprised of trained faculty, staff, and students. Individuals who hear a case are selected from a pool of board members available for the hearing.

UNIVERSITY APPEALS BOARD

Hears cases of students who appeal a decision made by the University Conduct Board or a conduct officer. The Appeals Board is comprised of trained faculty, staff, and students. Individuals who hear a case are selected from a pool of board members available for the hearing.

ACADEMIC INTEGRITY HEARING BOARD

Hears appeals by students who have been found responsible for cheating or plagiarism by an instructor. The Academic Integrity Hearing Board is comprised of faculty and students. Individuals who hear a case are selected from a pool of board members available for the hearing.