Sexual Misconduct Policy - Prohibited Conduct and Definitions
The College prohibits all forms of sexual misconduct, which includes, but is not limited to, prohibited behaviors often described as sexual and gender discrimination, sexual assault, sexual exploitation, relationship violence, sexual harassment, and stalking. The College prohibits several types of misconduct.
State law defines various violent or non-consensual sexual acts as crimes. Additionally, Union has defined categories of sexual misconduct, as stated below, for which College disciplinary action may be imposed. Generally speaking, Union considers sexual assault violations to be the most serious, and therefore imposes the most severe sanctions, up to and including suspension or expulsion. However, Union reserves the right to impose any level of discipline, up to and including suspension or expulsion, for any act of sexual misconduct, relationship violence, or sexual exploitation.