Being a member of the Boston College community is a privilege, and comes with the responsibility to act in accordance with all institutional rules and policies. The Student Code of Conduct exists to provide information on these behavioral expectations, and to articulate the process of addressing violations.

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Student Code of Conduct

The Student Code of Conduct outlines behavioral expectations and procedures for BC students.

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Student Sexual Misconduct Policy

Boston College seeks to foster a campus environment free from exploitation and intimidation, as well as discrimination based upon gender.

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Title IX Harassment Policy

Boston College seeks to foster a campus environment free from sexual harassment, including sexual assault, dating violence, domestic violence, and stalking.

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Copyright Policy

This document describes professional standards and business conduct concerning the use of University technology and information resources.

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Bias Motivated Conduct

This protocol, developed by the Office of Institutional Diversity, outlines the process for reporting a hate crime or bias related incident as well as the resources available.

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Hazing Policy

This policy provides definitions for different types of hazing and outlines state laws related to reporting and punishment protocol.

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Help-Seeking Policy

Students are expected and encouraged to seek immediate assistance for themselves or others in situations where help is needed due to intoxication or drug ingestion.

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Residential Life Policies

In addition to the Student Code of Conduct, students living in University housing are also expected to adhere to the Conditions for Residency.

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