Amnesty Through Responsible Action

Amnesty Through Responsible Action is part of University of Wisconsin-Madison’s comprehensive environmental approach to address high-risk behaviors. Because the health and safety of the members of the UW-Madison community is of primary concern, we want …

Parent/Guardian Involvement

In specific instances of nonacademic misconduct, parent/guardian involvement may be appropriate. The University has established a policy for the parameters for parent/guardian involvement that are consistent with provisions in the Family Educational Rights & Privacy …

Reports and Publications

The Office of Student Conduct & Community Standards publishes or hosts reports related to our programs and services, and campus issues related to student conduct. Click for more information…

Interpersonal Violence

The University of Wisconsin-Madison and the Division of Student Life are committed to providing an environment that is free of sexual misconduct, stalking, and dating and domestic violence in any form. Click for more information about the university’s efforts to promote a safe campus…

Findings and Rationale

After concluding the investigation, the investigating officer will compose their findings in a letter and email this message to the respondent. The letter will include the policies for which the respondent was found responsible, the …

Conference with Respondent

In order to quickly resolve the incident, respondents are encouraged to schedule a conference as quickly as possible. In the conference with the investigating officer respondents are asked to share about their student experience and about …

Notice of Allegations

When allegations of misconduct are received by University staff, a record is created in the campus student conduct database. The case is then assigned to an investigating officer for resolution. The investigating officer will send the …

Nonacademic Expulsion

Expulsion for nonacademic misconduct means termination of student status with resultant loss of all student rights and privileges. Expulsion shall be systemwide in effect and shall be noted on an individual’s transcript. An individual who is expelled from …