Policy: Policy 3-4-4: Student Conduct Date Adopted: Mar 29, 2005
Department: Academic & Student Affairs Contact: Dean of Student Services
Statement: Rules of Conduct and Procedures for Students

Western Nevada College hereby adoptsBoard of Regents Handbook, Title 2, Chapter 10 as its policy governing the rules of conduct and procedures for students and any amendments to that chapter as may be adopted by the Board of Regents from time to time, along with the qualifications to the chapter set forth below.

System, as that term is used in Title 2, Chapter 10, shall mean Western Nevada College.

Student conduct officer or coordinator shall mean the WNC Dean of Students or an alternate student conduct officer or coordinator appointed by the president.

Student conduct hearing board shall mean the Academic Standards and Student Conduct Committee or another committee appointed by the president.

Hearing officer shall mean a member of the Academic Standards and Student Conduct Committee or another person appointed by the president.

This policy is amended as follows: The Academic Standards and Student Conduct Committees determination shall be in the form of a recommendation to the Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs, who will review the recommendation along with any evidence presented at the hearing, and issue a decision. The decision of the Vice President for Academic and Student Affairs may be appealed to the President.

Date(s) Revised May 2, 2017 ; October 6, 2015; June 19, 2013; October 13, 2011; September 2, 2008; Date(s) Reviewed  

NSHE Code(s) Title 2, Chapter 10 NRS Code(s)   NAC Code(s)  
Code Statement  
*Please note: that not all WNC Policies will be referenced in these documents.
WNC ByLaws
NSHE Board of Regents Handbook
Nevada Revised Statutes (NRS)
Nevada Administrative Code (NAC)