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Community Standards Mission

Mission of the Community Standards Program

The Office of Residence Life is obligated to respond in an educational manner to issues which affect members of the residence hall community. We have a responsibility to intervene where behaviors within the residence hall community impede, contradict or are inconsistent with:

The Office of Residence Life is committed to developing residence hall communities which challenge and support the total development of the student. Our desire is to provide a residence hall environment that is comfortable and conducive to learning and personal growth. As members of the residence hall community, we accept certain rights and responsibilities. Being caring members of the residence hall community means working toward the development of a civil environment which is purposeful and just.

The primary objectives of the residence hall system of community standards are:

The foundation of the Residence Hall System of Community Standards is comprised of several student development principles which support the growth of the total student.

These principles include:

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