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Office of Student Conduct, Rights, and Responsibilities

Welcome to the office of student conduct, rights, and responsibilities (OSCRR). This office serves as a hub for students' understanding of their rights and responsibilities. Increasing student knowledge of rights and responsibilities to the campus community allows students to make positive decisions around interpretation of policy and personal accountability for behavior. The office is located in the Prescott House office. Please contact the director of student conduct, rights, and responsibilities, Jessica Fontaine, if you have any questions about student rights, policies, resources, or if you are interested in getting involved in student support opportunities offered by OSCRR.

Get Involved:

  • Meet with OSCRR Community Outreach Assistant Skye Murie during her office hours on Wednesday afternoons!
  • Restorative practices and conferencing: An ongoing initiative to facilitate communication and reduce interpersonal harm

 


 

 OSCRR Purpose Statement

The purpose of the office of student conduct, rights, and responsibilities is to support the student life and College missions by engaging the campus community around issues pertaining to social responsibility, personal accountability, and transformative education.

This purpose is achieved by:

  • Promoting an understanding of the campus conduct system through 
    • Annual publication of Non Satis, Non Scire, including discussion and notification of changes.
    • Transparency with conduct procedures.
  • Promoting self-governance through 
    • The community review board.
    • Partnerships with student groups such as COCD, SGA, residence life interns, etc.
  • Providing educational opportunities 
    • Adjudication of violations of College policy and community norms.
    • Programs related to conflict resolution and mediation.
    • Creation of space for open dialogue pertaining to all matters under the purview of the office of student conduct, rights, and responsibilities
 

Contact Us

Jessica K. Fontaine
Prescott House Office
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002
413.559.6205
jfontaine@hampshire.edu
 

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