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Student Handbook

2014-2016 Student Handbook and Code of Conduct
 
Table of Contents 
SIPI Mission, Values and Shared Governance 1
Campus Map 2
Telephone Directory 3
Student and Campus Services 4
  Meal Service 4
  Academic Support Center 4
  Special Needs Counseling 4
  Computer Labs 4
  Library 5
   Health/Wellness Services 6
SIPI/YDI Early Childhood Learning Center 7
  Transportation Services 7
  Safety and Security Department 7
  Homeland Security Policy 8
  Campus Notification System 8
  Student ID Cards  8
Student Life 8
  Sports Programs 8
  Gymnasium and Cardio/Weight Room 8
  Recreational Activities 9
  Student Senate 9
  Clubs 9
Living on Campus 9
  Commuter vs. Residential Students 9
  About Living on Campus 9
  Mail Services 10
Missing Dorm Student Notification 10
Student Rights 10
  Student FERPA Rights 10
Title IX 11
  Freedom of Protest 12
  Student Complaints 12
  The Right to Due Process 13
  Student Responsibilities 13
Classroom Behavior and Code of Student Conduct 13
  Academic Misconduct 14
Campus Behavior and Code of Student Conduct 15
Student Code of Conduct 16
  Mission and Purpose 16
  Authority 16
  Overview of SIPI’s Code of Conduct 16
  Violations and Consequences 16
  Major and Minor Violations 16
  Consequences for Major and Minor Violations 16
  Sexual Violence 17
  Non-Academic Due Process 17
SIPI's Steps in Addressing the Violation 17
  Temporary Emergency Suspension 18
  Emergency Conditions 19
  Trespassing Procedures 19
   Personal Safety during the Student Conduct Process 19
  SIPI DUE PROCESS HEARING FLOW CHART 20
  Penalties for Behavioral Misconduct 21
  Sanctions for Drug and Alcohol Violations 22
  Diversion Program 23
Zero Tolerance Policy 23
Weapons 23
  Sanctions for Violations Related to Weapons 23
Sexual Misconduct 24
  Sex Offender Registration 25
Other Policies and Procedures 25
  Computer and Internet Use 25
Information and Technology (IT) Resources 25
Vehicle Policy 26
Visitors Policy 27
Children 27
Pets and Service Animals 27
Wildlife 27
Unauthorized Areas 27
Bicycles, Skateboards, Roller Blades, and Roller Skates 28
Weather Delays 28
Academic Calendar 2017-2018 29
Index 30
Emergency Phone Numbers 32
Student Code of Conduct Definitions 33