Disorderly, Disruptive or Indecent Behavior Policy
The following describes behaviors that are considered by the College to be disorderly, disruptive or indecent whether they occur on or off campus:
- Participating in a demonstration, riot or activity that disrupts the normal operations of the College and/or infringes on the rights of other members of the College community; leading or inciting others to disrupt scheduled and/or normal activities within any campus building or area.
- Obstructing the free flow of pedestrian or vehicular traffic on College premises or at College sponsored or supervised functions.
- Conduct that is a breach of peace; or aiding, abetting, or procuring another person to breach the peace on College premises or at functions sponsored by, or participated in by, the College or members of the academic community.
- Any unauthorized use of electronic or other devices to make an audio or video record of any person without his/her prior knowledge, or without his/her effective consent when such a recording is likely to cause injury or distress. This includes, but is not limited to, surreptitiously taking pictures of another person in a gym, locker room, or restroom.
- Disruption or obstruction of teaching, research, disciplinary proceedings, administration or other activities of the College, including its public service functions, or other authorized non-College activities
- The use of profanity, obscenity, public nudity, sexual activity in public places, public urination or defecation, water fights, using the opposite gender bathroom, using tobacco products in prohibited areas, etc.
The College requires its community members to comply with all applicable city and state laws with regard to dress. This includes health regulations requiring shoes in the areas where food and beverages are served (Student Center and Dining Commons). Shirts are required inside all nonresident buildings and where decorum suggests such appropriate attire. Additionally, instructors or college representatives may require certain types of clothing to be worn in laboratories, shops, or during athletic activities.