NOTICE OF PROPOSED REGULATION
Date: July 30, 2008
REGULATION TITLE: REGULATION NO.:
Student Honor Code and Student Conduct Code: Student Conduct 6C1-4.0431
SUMMARY: The composition of the Student Conduct Committee and a hearing panel of that
committee is set forth.
AUTHORITY: BOG Resolution dated January 7, 2003.
COMMENTS CONCERNING THE PROPOSED REGULATION SHOULD BE
SUBMITTED WITHIN 14 DAYS OF THE DATE OF THIS NOTICE TO THE
CONTACT PERSON IDENTIFIED BELOW. The comments must identify the regulation
you are commenting on.
THE PERSON TO BE CONTACTED REGARDING THE PROPOSED REGULATION
IS: Rebecca J. Holt, Administrative Assistant, 123 Tigert Hall, Post Office Box 113125,
University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32611, 352-392-1358 office, 352-392-4387 facsimile,
NAME OF PERSON WHO APPROVED THE PROPOSED REGULATION: Patricia
Telles-Irvin, Vice President for Student Affairs.
THE FULL TEXT OF THE PROPOSED REGULATION IS ATTACHED TO THIS
UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
6C1-4.0431 Student Honor Code and Student Conduct Code: Student Conduct
(1) The Student Conduct Committee, composed of students, faculty and staff, is
appointed by the Vice President of Student Affairs for the purpose of hearing cases concerning
alleged violations of the Student Conduct Code and Student Honor Code. Members serve for a
period of one year and may be reappointed. Recommendations for the appointment of members
are made by the President of the Student Body, faculty members, administrators, and others to
the Vice President for Student Affairs.
(2) A hearing panel is comprised of seven (7) members. Five (5) members constitute
a quorum. One member of the hearing panel must be a faculty or staff member. The Director of
Student Conduct and Conflict Resolution or designee will serve as an administrative liaison to
the panel. The administrative liaison will convene members of the committee to serve as a
hearing panel, provide relevant information to the panel, and advise the panel throughout the
(3) The Student Conduct Committee shall hear the case and submit a written report to
the Dean of Students or designee. The written report will contain findings of facts and
recommended sanctions, if any. If the student is found responsible for the violation or
violations, the committee shall recommend one or more sanctions as provided in Regulation
6C1-4.047. The Dean or designee may adopt, reject or modify the Board's findings and
Specific Authority: BOG Resolution dated January 7, 2003.
History: New Formerly 6C1-4.019.