NOTICE OF TECHNICAL CHANGE
Date: July 30, 2008
Student Honor Code and Student Conduct Code: Interim
Suspension Pending Investigation and Hearing
SUMMARY: This regulation has been renumbered from 6C1-4.0162 and the changes are
technical in nature and do not include any substantive changes that are required to be approved
by the Board of Trustees.
AUTHORITY: BOG Resolution dated January 7, 2003
THE FULL TEXT OF THE PROPOSED REGULATION IS ATTACHED TO THIS
UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA
6C1-4.0440-62 Student Honor Code and Student Conduct Code: Interim Suspension
Pending Investigation and Hearing.
(1) The Dean of Students or designee has the authority to determine if an alleged
violation of the Student Conduct Code warrants the interim suspension of a student or of a
student organization's privileges pending the completion of an investigation and hearing
regarding the alleged violation. The criteria to be used by the Dean of Students or designee in
making this determination are:
(a) whether the student or student organization poses a danger of serious physical
harm to himself/herself/themselves or others at the University; or
(b) whether interim suspension is otherwise necessary to protect the health, safety or
welfare of the student, members of the student organization, or others at the University, or of the
(2) Upon determining that an interim suspension is warranted, the Dean of Students,
with approval of the Vice President for Student Affairs, will suspend the student or student
organization pending (a) completion of all investigations of the matter by the University and/or
any outside entity or entities having jurisdiction over the matter, and (b) completion of a hearing
conducted in accordance with University regulations.
(3) Interim suspensions pending investigation and hearing will be immediately noted
on the suspended student's university transcript in accordance with Regulation 6C1-4.050-.
(4) Generally, hearings conducted pursuant to this regulation will be scheduled after
all investigations have been completed. and Regulation A 6 .0 112(9) shal
(5) No student or student organization may be removed from on-campus housing
until the completion of the appropriate hearing unless it is determined by the Dean of Students
that such removal is necessary to protect the health, safety and welfare of individuals, eo
property or the public.
Specific Authority: BOG Resolution dated January 7, 2003.
History: New 9 15 83 Formerly 6C1 1.162, A
03, 6 15 07, Formerly 6C1-4.0162.
dd 10 31 99, 1 19