Dignity & Integrity

 

Behaviour that has the potential to or causes bodily harm, interference, fear or intimidation is not permitted. FULL POLICY

CIVILITY

Residents must not intimidate, interfere with, threaten or otherwise obstruct any person, including Residence Life Staff.

DISCRIMINATION 

Any conduct that results in the adverse treatment of an individual or group based on race, gender, origin, religion, age, sexual orientation, ability or other human right protected grounds, is strictly prohibited.

HATE ACTIVITY 

Any comments or actions against a person or group motivated by bias, prejudice or hate based on any individual right or protection (e.g. race, ancestry, religion, sex, age, marital status etc..) is prohibited within residence. This includes but is not limited to, hate crime, hate propaganda, telephone/electronic communications promoting hate, and the display of hate through any notice, poster, sign, symbol or emblem.

HARASSMENT 

Any attention or conduct (oral, written, virtual, or physical) by an individual/ group who knows or ought to reasonably know that such attention or conduct is unwelcome, unwanted, offensive or intimidating is not permitted. This includes, but is not limited to, bullying, hazing, or racial slurs.

GRAPHIC MATERIALS

Displaying pornographic or graphic material in public areas, common areas, or where it is visible to the residence community or public is prohibited.

SEXUAL VIOLENCE 

Sexual Violence is any sexual act targeting a person’s sexuality, gender identity or gender expression, whether the act is physical or psychological in nature, that is committed, threatened or attempted against a person without the person’s consent, and includes sexual assault, sexual harassment, stalking, indecent exposure, voyeurism, and sexual exploitation. Any form of Sexual Violence will not be tolerated within residence and can face severe consequences such as eviction.

VIOLENCE

Physical aggression (consensual or not) will not be tolerated. Residents are strongly encouraged to vacate the premises and call for assistance when encountering violent situations. Any student who engages in physically aggressive behaviour, regardless of the intention, can face severe consequences such as eviction.