Northwest College

Policies and Procedures

Standards of Student Conduct

Affirmation of Personal Dignity

NWC holds as basic, the integrity and well-being of every person in the community. Therefore the College prohibits actions or activities which intentionally or recklessly:

  • cause or threaten mental or physical harm, suffering, or exhaustion.
  • demean the dignity and personhood of any individual.
  • interfere with a person’s academic or professional pursuits.

Examples of such actions include, but are not limited to: verbal threats or abuse, harassment, intimidation, stalking, threatened or actual physical assault, provoking or engaging in physical fights, and consistent disregard for the rights and welfare of others. (See Stalking, Harassment and Hazing policy also.)