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VI. Purpose and Procedures for the Student Conduct Code

The purpose of Student Conduct Code is to determine if a student has engaged in misconduct, and, in those cases in which it is determined that the student has engaged in misconduct, to impose appropriate sanctions. Baylor University employs the following procedures in fulfilling this purpose.

A. Preliminary Procedures
1. Report of Charge
2. Notice of Charge
3. Preliminary Conduct Hearing
4. Procedures Applicable to Admitted Charge
5. Procedures Applicable to Denied Charge
6. Waiver of Hearing
B. Procedures Applicable to an Administrative Hearing
1. Hearing Date
2. Who May Attend
3. The Hearing
4. Evidence
5. Questioning
6. Failure to Appear
7. Decision of the Student Conduct Officer
8. Summary Report
9. Report of Decision
10. Imposition of Sanctions
11. Referral to the Student Conduct Board
C. Procedures Applicable to a Student Conduct Board Hearing
1. Disqualification
2. Quorum
3. Conduct Board Rules
4. Hearing Date
5. Who May Attend
6. The Hearing
7. Evidence
8. Questioning
9. Failure to Appear
10. Decisions of the Student Conduct Board
11. Summary Report
12. Report of Decision
13. Imposition of Sanctions
D. Appeal of Decision

E. Appeal of Sanctions

F. Procedures for Imposition of Interim Sanctions Prior to a Hearing

1. Situations in Which a Person May Be Sanctioned Prior to an Opportunity for a Hearing
2. Notice of Charge
3. Preliminary Conduct Hearing
4. Waiver of Hearing
5. Appeal of Interim Sanctions
G. Presidential Hearing

Modified: 6-11-12; 2-24-2017