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2017-2018 CIU Student Handbook



University Expulsion

- Permanent separation of the student from the


A student under formal sanction:

Must relinquish any student office

May be restricted from participation in academic related ministry (which

must be made up at the end of the probationary period)

May not officially represent CIU (including leading in chapel)

May have CIU employment reduced or terminated

May lose CIU financial aid

Voluntary withdrawal:

When general behavior and attitude demonstrate

inconsistency with the standards of the institution, the student may be given the

opportunity to formally withdraw.

In the case of suspension, dismissal, expulsion, or voluntary withdrawal:

The student must leave the campus immediately upon receiving notice

from the dean of Student Life.

The student may not officially represent the school in any way.

The student may not return to campus or use any of its facilities without

approval of the dean of Student Life.

If the student is allowed to reenroll, a period of general warning or

probation may follow.

Applicable refund policies are described in the academic catalogs. If an appeal is

made, any exceptions to the above procedures are at the discretion of the dean of

Student Life.

IV. Disciplinary Appeals

Disciplinary decisions of the Student Review Committee or a Student Life dean may

be appealed (under the conditions described below) to the dean of Student Life.

A. Any appeal must be filed within five (5) business days of the decision. Such

appeals shall be in writing and shall be delivered to the dean of Student Life

or designee. Except when required to explain the basis of new evidence, an

appeal shall be limited to a review of the record of the initial hearing and

supporting documents for one or more of the following purposes:


To determine whether the original hearing was conducted fairly in

light of the allegations and evidence presented, and in conformity with

prescribed procedures, giving the university a reasonable opportunity

to prepare and present evidence that the Community Standards

were violated, and giving the respondent a reasonable opportunity to

prepare and to present a rebuttal of those allegations;


To determine whether the decision reached regarding the respondent

was based on substantial evidence; that is, whether the facts in the

case were sufficient to establish that a violation of the Community

Standards occurred;


To determine whether the sanction(s) imposed were appropriate to

the violation of the Community Standards which the student was

found to have committed;