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Examples of Student Misconduct

  • Alcohol use, possession or distribution on campus
  • Use, possession, and/or sale of controlled substances or illegal drugs
  • Interpersonal violence, threats of violence, or stalking
  • Physical assault including rape or other sexual assault
  • Possession/use of weapons
  • Forgery/misuse of I. D. or records; providing false information to the University
  • Theft or possession of stolen property
  • Misuse of or unauthorized entry into University property
  • Vandalism
  • Violation of Cal Poly Computer Use policies regarding computing facilities, resources, or e-mail
  • Academic dishonesty including plagiarism and cheating
  • Obstruction or disruption of teaching, research, administration, or other University activities
  • Hazing

For a full description of the Standards for Student Conduct, click on link in left hand directory.