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Policy 3-4-4: Student Conduct

WNC Policy 3-4-4
Procedure: Student Conduct
Policy No.: 3-4-4
Department: Academic & Student Affairs
Contact: Dean of Student Services

Rules of Conduct and Procedures for Students

Western Nevada College hereby adopts Board of Regents Handbook, Title 2, Chapter 10 as its policy governing the rules of conduct and procedures for students and any amendments to that chapter as may be adopted by the Board of Regents from time to time, along with the qualifications to the chapter set forth below.

"System," as that term is used in Title 2, Chapter 10, shall mean Western Nevada College.

"Student conduct officer or coordinator" shall mean the WNC Dean of Students or an alternate student conduct officer or coordinator appointed by the president.

"Student conduct hearing board" shall mean the Academic Standards and Student Conduct Committee or another committee appointed by the president.

"Hearing officer" shall mean a member of the Academic Standards and Student Conduct Committee or another person appointed by the president.

This policy is amended as follows: The Academic Standards and Student Conduct Committee’s determination shall be in the form of a recommendation to the Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs, who will review the recommendation along with any evidence presented at the hearing, and issue a decision. The decision of the Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs may be appealed to the President.

Date Adopted and Dates Revised
Date Adopted March 29, 2005 Dates Revised May 2, 2017; October 6, 2015; June 19, 2013; October 13, 2011; September 2, 2008
NSHE and NRS Codes
NSHE Code Reference NSHE Board of Regents Handbook

WNC Bylaws

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Date Printed: February 21, 2020