The institution strives to adhere to the highest ethical standards in its representation to its constituencies and the public; in its teaching, scholarship and service; in its treatment of students, faculty, and staff; and in its relationships with regulatory and accrediting agencies. All concerned with the good of the college will seek ways to support institutional integrity.
The board is responsible to ensure the integrity of the college. Individuals are responsible for their personal integrity and for acting in a manner consistent with this policy. Integrity is demonstrated by conduct that is honest in words and actions, and promotes respect, fairness and openness. Responsible stewardship of resources and the public trust are expectations for all employees.
All college employees are expected to conduct themselves with integrity; to hold themselves to the highest standards of ethical conduct; and to comply with the government ethics standards for public officials set forth in ORS Chapter 244.
ADOPTED: October 13, 2004
REVIEWED: June 11, 2008
REVISED: June 9, 2010
REVISED: April 9, 2014