A020

Policy Number: 
A.020
Policy Type: 
EXECUTIVE DIRECTIONS
Policy Title: 
TREATMENT OF LEARNERS

With respect to interactions with learners, the president shall assure that procedures and decisions are safe, respectful and confidential.

Accordingly, the president shall assure that:

  1. The institution represents itself accurately and consistently to prospective students through its catalogs, publications and official statements.
  2. Admissions information forms avoid eliciting information for which there is no clear necessity.
  3. Methods of collecting, reviewing, transmitting, or storing information about learners will be protected against improper access in compliance with federal and state regulations.
  4. Facilities provide a reasonable level of privacy, both visual and aural.
  5. The college environment is welcoming and accepting to all learners.
  6. Learners have a clear understanding of what may be expected from the services offered.
  7. Learners are informed of their rights and responsibilities and are provided a process to address grievances.
  8. There is adequate provision for the safety and security of learners.

ADOPTED: November 9, 1998
REVISED: April 12, 2000
REVISED: May 12, 2004
REVIEWED: July 11, 2007
REVIEWED: February 3, 2010