2006 Student Handbook



UNIVERSITY WELCOME......................................................................... 2
Message from the SGA President......................................................... 2
Table of Contents................................................................................. 3
University Mission Statement................................................................ 4
Core Values.......................................................................................... 4
Message from the SGA President

Academic Calendar.................................................................................6

Class Schedule Form..............................................................................12

Daily Planner..........................................................................................14

DIVISIONFOR STUDENT AFFAIRS

Vice President for Student Affairs ...................................................... 55

Student Development ........................................................................ 56

Campus Activities Board ..................................................................... 56

Leadership Development ................................................................... 56

Career Services .................................................................................. 57

Disability Services ............................................................................... 58

Judicial Affairs ..................................................................................... 59

Multicultural/International Student Affairs .......................................... 59

Recreational Sports and Wellness ...................................................... 60

Student Organizations/Greek Life ....................................................... 61

SGA ..................................................................................................... 62

Student Publications/Technology ........................................................ 63

University Counseling Center (Mental Health Counseling) ...................64

University Police .................................................................................. 65

Crime Stats ......................................................................................... 66

Parking Hang Tags/Decals .................................................................. 72

Parking and Traffic Citations ............................................................... 72

OTHER SERVICES

Auxiliary Services ................................................................................ 72

Student Union ..................................................................................... 73

Student Housing ................................................................................. 74

University Bookstore ........................................................................... 74

Textbook Rental .................................................................................. 75

Campus Dining Services ...................................................................... 76

Campus Card Operations .................................................................... 77

Post Office ........................................................................................... 78

Sims Memorial Library .......................................................................... 78

Vera W. Thomason Health Center ....................................................... 79

Student Immunization ......................................................................... 79

Student Health Insurance ................................................................... 79

POLICIES

Student Code of Conduct .......................................................................... 80

Mental Health Emergencies ....................................................................... 100

Endangering One’s Own Physical Well Being ............................................. 101

On-Off Campus Alcohol Consumption Regulations ..................................... 101

Drug and Alcohol Policy .............................................................................. 108

Sexual/Racial/Gender Harassment Policies, Grievance Procedures ............ 124

Americans with Disabilities Act Compliance Statement .............................. 128

Hazing ....................................................................................................... 129

Sign Posting Policy ..................................................................................... 132

Selling or Soliciting on Campus Policy ......................................................... 132

Credit Card Solicitation Policy ..................................................................... 132

Student Newspaper Distribution Bin Policy ................................................. 132

Computer Policies ....................................................................................... 133

SPORTS SCHEDULES.................................................................................... 134

CAMPUS DINING SCHEDULE ........................................................................ 137

WHERE TO GO ............................................................................................. 138

IMPORTANT TELEPHONE NUMBERS .............................................................. 139

CAMPUS MAP ............................................................................................... 140