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Student conduct, on all campuses of Hartnell College, is governed by board approved policies and procedures that allow for freedom of expression while respecting the rights of others.   A student enrolled in Hartnell College assumes an obligation to act in a manner compatible with the College’s mission, vision and values.  These regulations apply on campus and at all College-sponsored activities or at activities sponsored by College clubs or organizations off campus.  Standards of student conduct are outlined in Hartnell College board policy (BP 5500) and administrative procedure (AP 5500).  Students shall be subject to College discipline per administrative procedure (AP 5520) for any misconduct that occurs on any campus or off-campus facility or college-approved sponsored event.  

Adherence to Standards

All Hartnell College students are encouraged to familiarize themselves with, as well as to conform to, College rules and regulations governing personal conduct on all campuses of the institution. Please refer to the Hartnell College board policy (BP 5500) and administrative procedure (AP 5500), Student Handbook, College Catalog, Schedule of Classes, online orientation and campus website for additional information. Violation of such rules and regulations will be subject to disciplinary action per AP 5520: Student Discipline.



Other Complaint Processes  

After completing the Hartnell College grievance process, students and members of the public who desire to file a formal complaint with the California Community College Chancellor's Office or the Accrediting Commission for Community & Junior Colleges (AACJC) may do so by following the web links shown below:

Chancellor's Office

Accrediting Commission for Community & Junior Colleges