Article II: Student Code Authority

  1. The Dean of Student Affairs, or a designee, reserves the right to take action that will most effectively protect the welfare of the students and the interests of the University.
  2. The Dean of Student Affairs, or a designee, reserves the right to dismiss at any time a student who in his/her judgment is undesirable and whose continuation in the University is detrimental to the student or other members of the Heidelberg University community. Such dismissal may be made without specific charge.
  3. The Conduct Administrator shall determine the composition of Conduct Boards and Appellate Boards and determine which Conduct Board, Conduct Administrator, Conduct Facilitator and Appellate Board shall be authorized to hear each matter.
  4. The Dean of Student Affairs, or a designee, shall develop policies for the administration of the student conduct system and procedural rules for the conduct of Conferences that are not inconsistent with provisions of the Student Code.
  5. Decisions made by a Conduct Board, Conduct Administrator, and Conduct Facilitator shall be final, pending the normal appeal process.
  6. A conduct body may be designated as arbiter of disputes within the student community in cases which do not involve a violation of the Student Code. All parties must agree to arbitration and be bound by the decision with no right of appeal.