The Board shall have the overall authority, governance, and responsibility for providing a Student Code of Conduct and student conduct system in the interest, welfare, and safety of the College District community.

The College President shall be responsible for implementing procedures for maintaining student discipline and investigating alleged conduct violations. The College President may delegate this responsibility to the vice president for student services or designee.

Hearing bodies shall be authorized by the vice president of student services or designee to conduct informal and formal disciplinary proceedings.

Appellate bodies shall be authorized by the College President or designee to conduct appeal reviews.

All students shall obey the law, show respect for properly constituted authority, and observe correct standards of conduct. Each student shall be expected to:

  • Demonstrate courtesy, even when others do not
  • Behave in a responsible manner, always exercising self-discipline
  • Attend all classes, regularly and on time
  • Prepare for each class and take appropriate materials and assignments to class
  • Obey all classroom rules
  • Respect the rights and privileges of students, faculty, and other College District staff and volunteers
  • Respect the property of others, including College District property and facilities
  • Cooperate with and assist the College District staff in maintaining safety, order, and discipline