Sexual Misconduct Policy

Introduction

Keene State College is committed to creating and maintaining a community in which students, faculty, and staff can work together in an environment free of all forms of harassment, exploitation, violence, and intimidation.

Forcing or coercing someone to have sexual intercourse or engage in other sexual contact, or the threat of such contact, is a violation of an individual’s physical and emotional integrity and is unlawful. Keene State College’s Code of Conduct expressly prohibits, rape, sexual harassment, sexual assault, and sexual conduct that occurs without the consent of the individual and/or when the individual is unable to give consent.