3335-23-03 Definitions

As used in the code:

(A)   “University premises” includes all lands, buildings, facilities, and resources owned, leased, managed, or operated by the university.

(B)   “Student” includes an individual to whom an offer of admission has been extended, paid an acceptance fee, registered for classes, or otherwise entered into another agreement with the university to take instruction.

  1. Student status lasts until an individual graduates, is permanently dismissed, or is not in attendance for two complete, consecutive terms, and includes those with a continuing educational relationship with the university.
  2. “Student” also includes registered student organizations. A student organization remains a "student" for purposes of this Code for one calendar year following the expiration of the organization's most recent registration.
  3. This Code also applies within the discretion of an appropriate university official to former students for violations committed while a student.

(C)  “Members of the university community” includes, but are not limited to, students, faculty, staff, and visitors to the campus.

(D)  “Complaint” includes information alleging a violation of the code of student conduct or other published rule, policy, standard, or guideline applicable to students at the university, provided to the university, per paragraph (A) of rule 3335-23-05 of the Administrative Code.

(Board approval dates: 3/2/2001, 12/7/2007, 4/6/2012, 4/8/2016, 9/2/2016, 2/22/2019, 5/31/2019)