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Student Disciplinary System

Code of Student Conduct

For information about the procedures used at APSU in processing complaints about student violations of APSU Regulations (the “Code of Student Conduct”), student rights and responsibilities, and University policies and guidelines, see the following resources. The Code of Student Conduct is presented in sections and follows the same order as in the printed version of the 2015-2016 Student Handbook and Calendar.

The Code should be read in it's entirety.  

Please note:  The information contained herein was the most up to date at the time of publication and is subject to change. Failure to read the Code and the contents of the Student Handbook does not exempt students from following regulations, requirements, procedures and policies described herein.


Introduction to Rules, Regulations and Policies

APSU Student and Student Organization Disciplinary Policies - Code of Student Conduct
Part 1: Institutional Policy Statement
Part 2: Disciplinary Offenses   
Part 3: Academic and Classroom Misconduct
Part 4: Disciplinary Sanctions
Part 5: Traffic & Parking 
Part 6: Disciplinary Procedures 
Smoking/Clean Air Policy Enforcement  
APSU Campus Security
    Security Policies and Procedures
APSU Student Rights
    Notification of Rights under FERPA 
       (click here for FERPA Form  )
    Confidentiality and Privacy of Student Records
    Students' Rights and Responsibilities 
    Student Role/Participation in Institutional Decision Making
Procedures for Appeals and Complaints
    Procedures for Appealing University Decisions 
       Sections included are: 
       Fee adjustments for tuition-related university fees/charges, refunds, etc.
       Admissions Appeals
       Residency Appeals
       Traffic Fines/Citations Appeals
       Housing and Residence Life and Dining Services Appeals
       Grade Appeal Policy
       Other Non-Academic Grievances - See APSU Policy 3008 
       Tennessee Board of Regents Statement of Grievance 
       Complaints of Accreditation and State Law Violations 

APSU Policies and Guidelines
   Acceptable Use of Information Technology Resources Policy

   Guidelines for Use of APSU Computer Labs 
   Discrimination, Harassment, and Affirmative Action
   APSU Policy on Smoking
   Reporting of Rape Allegations
   Inclement Weather Policy
   Student Medical Emergencies - CALL 911
   Illegal Downloading
   The Federal Campus Sex Crimes Prevention Act 
   Sexual Assault/Domestic Violence/Dating Violence/Stalking
   Drug and Alcohol Policy
   Drugs, Alcohol and Their Risks
   Alcohol and Other Drug Resources 
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Related Judicial Information

Division of Student Affairs – Judicial Procedures, “How to file a Complaint”
      -- includes information for Faculty

Disciplinary Complaint/Incident Form

If additional information is desired, please consult the Dean of Students/Associate Vice President of Student Affairs in the Office of Student Affairs, Room 206, Morgan University Center, or call 931-221-7341.

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