DATE OF ISSUANCE: The most recently revised version of this policy was approved by the President's Council on May 3, 1999. This policy appears in the Student Handbook.
ACCOUNTABLE DEPARTMENT/UNIT: Office of the Dean of Student Affairs. Questions about policy content should be directed to the dean, Office of Student Affairs,
ABSTRACT: Disorderly conduct constitutes a basis for university disciplinary action.
Disorderly conduct is ordinarily defined as the use of abusive or obscene language or gestures to/by a member of the campus community, publicly intoxicated behavior or persistence, after a request to desist, in behavior which inconveniences or impedes other members of the campus community in their proper use of or passage through the campus area. It constitutes a basis for university disciplinary action and may result in the issuance of commonwealth citations or criminal action.