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Section F
Student Rights and Responsibilities

F-12: Student Rights and Responsibilities

Adoption Date: 06/15/92  |  Revision Date: 06/29/98  |  Revision Date: 09/23/08 | Revision Date: 12/04/18

Prairie State College shall support student rights of free inquiry, expression, association, peaceful assembly, redress of grievances, and due process. Concomitant with these rights are responsibilities and obligations as members of the College community.

In affirming the rights of its students, the College also affirms the obligations to preserve an atmosphere of orderly behavior and free exchange of ideas and a respect for the rights and dignity of all of its members. The College expects its students to act as responsible adults in an academic community and to be informed about, and abide by, College regulations and the standards of behavior necessary for the ongoing operations of the College and accomplishment of the College’s Mission.

These rights, responsibilities, and procedures shall be disseminated through appropriate official College publications.

The President shall be authorized to establish administrative procedures to safeguard these rights and ensure the discharge of these responsibilities.