VI. Statement of Rights for Complainants and Respondents

Both complainants and respondents will be afforded the following rights under this policy:

  • To be treated with respect by College officials
  • To take advantage of campus support resources (such as Counseling Services and College Health Services for students, or EAP services for employees)
  • To experience a safe educational and work environment
  • To have an advisor (students) or representative (employees) during this process
  • To refuse to have an allegation resolved through informal procedures
  • To be free from retaliation
  • To have complaints heard in substantial accordance with these procedures
  • To reasonable and necessary participation in the process