RIGHTS AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF A SOUTHERN MISS STUDENT
The University of Southern Mississippi is committed to the highest possible quality of instruction, research, service programs and support operations. Southern Miss seeks to develop its students, faculty and staff to their fullest potential. Students attending Southern Miss have rights and responsibilities.
Reason for Policy/Purpose
This policy is required for the effective communication of university policy regarding the rights and responsibilities of a Southern Miss student.
Who Needs to Know This Policy
All members of The University of Southern Mississippi community.
Website Address for this Policy
Students at The University of Southern Mississippi have every right to
Students at The University of Southern Mississippi are responsible for
The University of Southern Mississippi supports and respects the rights of all students, faculty and staff and, therefore, believes it is the job of the university to create an environment conducive to that philosophy. However, the university may discipline a student considered a danger to self, the university or its guests. Any conduct that damages or destroys university property, obstructs university activities, or otherwise prohibits the normal routine of university operations is considered misconduct.
The Dean of Students is responsible for the review of this policy every four years (or whenever circumstances require immediate review).
Amendments: Month, Day, Year – summary of changes
11/01/11: Formatted for Institutional Policies website
02/05/13: Formatted for template. Minor editing throughout.