The College takes all reports seriously, and conducts investigations and resolution procedures that are designed to be private and to respect the rights of all involved parties. Both the complainant and the accused/respondent will have equitable opportunities during the investigation and resolution process, including:
Because of the serious and sensitive nature of these incidents, all investigations and resolution procedures will be conducted by persons who have training on the issues related to dating violence, domestic violence, stalking, and sexual assault. These individuals also recognize how to conduct an investigation and resolution process that protects the safety of victims/survivors/persons who have been harmed and promote accountability. The procedures are also designed to provide a fundamentally fair process that treats all parties with respect.