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Policy created April 2017
Policy authorised by St Andrew’s College Council
Date to be reviewed April 2020


St Andrew’s College Members are role models in the community and as such must ensure that their behaviour at all times is exemplary. All students should project a positive image to the University community and to the general public.

You are expected to:

  • Treat all residents, visitors, staff and the College itself with respect
  • Act ethically and honestly
  • Respect others privacy and wellbeing
  • Maintain a collaborative approach to all relationships within College and with those associated with College at all times
  • Seek freely informed consent from others when undertaking any activity

The following behaviours are unacceptable and non-compliance may render the College Member liable to a fine, suspension or dismissal from College:

  • Offensive language
  • Offensive behaviour
  • Violent behaviour
  • Wilful and obscene exposure
  • Undertaking any illegal activities
  • Discriminatory language or behaviour based on sex, gender, religion, culture, disability, age, race or general vilification in any form
  • Engaging in any activity which inhibits the business, study practices or reputation of College
  • Distribution or advertisement of scurrilous or obscene material within the College through any medium (i.e. noticeboards, email or social media etc.)
  • Any form of harassment, sexual harassment, assault, indecent or sexual assault, vilification or victimisation.

As a member of College you are also responsible for the behaviour of any invited guests, friends or family who are also expected to adhere to the Code of Conduct while on College grounds. Failure to do so may result in a permanent ban from the College site for any invited guests, friends or family and a fine or warning for the involved College member.

College has a number of policies and procedures and all members must ensure that they receive and read the St Andrew’s College policies and procedures at the start of each academic year. The relevant policies and procedures are listed below:

Policy created April 2017
Policy authorised by St Andrew’s College Council
Date to be reviewed April 2020