Effective Date of Policy:
October 28th, 2021
Daemen College strictly prohibits all Sexual Offenses as outlined in these policies and procedures. In the event that a Sexual Offense does occur, the College takes the matter very seriously.
Daemen’s Sexual Offense Policies & Procedures are available to all students and employees, and are applicable to any conduct that has a reasonable connection to the College. Daemen will apply the provisions of this policy regardless of whether the Sexual Offense occurs on campus, off campus, or while a student or employee is participating in a study abroad program. When the Sexual Offense involves students or employees from two or more institutions, the College will work collaboratively with the other institutions to address the Sexual Offense, provided that the collaboration complies with the Family Educational Rights Privacy Act (“FERPA”).
This policy pertains to:
The understanding and definition of specific acts Daemen College identifies as prohibited acts in regards to sexual assault, sexual harassment, and sexual & interpersonal violence.
Purpose of this Policy
To create and maintain an equitable environment where students have the optimal opportunity to succeed academically, personally, and professionally and where any and all Daemen College Community members feel safe, valued, and respected.
This policy’s virtual location is https://www.daemen.edu/student-life/student-affairs/student-handbook/section-6-sexual-violence-policies-procedures
Scope and Applicability of this Policy:
Student Affairs adapts the idea of community standards – through our General Policies, Residential Policies, and the Student Code of Conduct – and attempts to enlighten, not only the student body, but the entire Daemen community, on the value and vision of the college to ensure that we achieve our mission and commitment to education.