The following definitions of disciplinary terms have been established to provide consistency in the application of penalties:
(1) Warning - A notice in writing to the student that the student is violating or has violated institutional regulations.
(2) Probation - A written reprimand for violation of specified regulations. Probation is indefinite or for a designated period of time and includes the probability of more severe disciplinary sanctions if the student is found to violate any institutional regulation(s) during the probationary period.
(3) Loss of privileges - Denial of specified college privileges for a designated period of time.
(4) Fines - Previously established and published monetary charges.
(5) Restitution - Compensation for loss, damage, or injury. This may take the form of appropriate service and/or monetary or material replacement.
(6) Discretionary sanctions - These may include, but are not limited to, work assignments, essays, service to the college, or other related discretionary assignments.
(7) College suspension - Separation of the student from the college for a definite period of time, after which the student is eligible to return. Conditions for readmission may be specified.
(8) College dismissal - Permanent separation of the student from the college.
(9) Revocation of admission and/or degree - Admission to or a degree awarded from the college may be revoked for fraud, misrepresentation, or other violation of college standards in obtaining the degree, or for other serious violations committed by a student prior to graduation.
(10) Registration hold - Students may have their registration privileges blocked pending the completion of specified sanctions/conditions. Holds may be placed and removed only by the vice president of student affairs or designee.
(11) Revocation of club status and loss of college recognition - Applies to clubs and organizations.
[Statutory Authority: RCW 28B.50.140
(13) and P.L. 113-4. WSR 14-24-129, § 132J-126-130, filed 12/3/14, effective 1/3/15.]